United NationsDepartment of Economic and Social Affairs Sustainable Development
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First Global Integrated Marine Assessment (World Ocean Assessment)

Publication Year: 2016 Publisher: DOALOS

Oceans and Seas

Related Goals
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Background

A Regular Process for Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment, including Socio-economic Aspects (Regular Process)

On 23 December 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted resolution 70/235 on “Oceans and the law of the sea,” in which it welcomed with appreciation the first global integrated marine assessment and approved its summary.

"FIRST GLOBAL INTEGRATED MARINE ASSESSMENT (FIRST WORLD OCEAN ASSESSMENT)"