Making waves for ocean science: Empowering women and girls in the Ocean Decade

Building on UNESCO’s efforts to mobilize the global community to engage women and girls in science, Fisheries and Ocean Canada and the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, jointly with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission to host a virtual event titled “Making waves for the Ocean Science: Empowering women and girls in the Ocean Decade”.

21st Fish Immunology / Vaccination Workshop

Since 1998. Wageningen University has been hosting these fish immunology / vaccination workshops. This year's workshop (funded in part by CSIC) presents participants with a choice between pursuing practical, hands-on training or a more research-based session on the latest advances in transcriptome and genome analysis. All participants will take part in a mix of lectures, discussions and poster sessions.

Cryosphere and Atmospheric Chemistry (CATCH) Workshop

The CATCH mission is to facilitate atmospheric chemistry research within the international community, with a focus on natural processes specific to cold regions of the Earth. Cold regions include areas which are seasonally or permanently covered by snow and ice, from the high mountains to the polar ice sheets and sea ice zones as well as regions where ice clouds that undergo chemistry are found.

GLOSS - Global Ocean Social Sciences dialogues and workshops

The Ocean University Initiative has organised a dialogue and workshops session in support of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the UN's Decade of Ocean Sciences for Sustainable Development. The aims of this event are to gather researchers in the human and social sciences to identify central issues and conditions for the involvement of the social sciences in the UN initiative.