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i. The objective of this course program is to enhance the contribution and capability from the charting aspect in order to produce coastal and bathymetry mapping support for disaster assessment, disaster relief mapping and management, by charting agency in the region and other Archipelagic countries. This activity in the beginning is developed based on EAHC organization cooperation, where Indonesia become one of the country member, and as country member contribution in enhancing capacity and capability in the East Asia regional charting community and South Pacific Countries.

ii. The implementation methodologies of this activity is based on class lecture and discussions, the participants will be interactively learn several case study and lesson learned from several countries in disaster reliefs subjects and managements under class and group discussion, and leads by experts.

iii. At the end of the course besides certificate, the participants will have beneficiaries not only from knowledge enhancements, also has opportunity to build up network communication since the participants is coming from many countries and region which also can contributes to future connection and cooperation in the region.
Progress reports
Increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacity and transfer marine technology, taking into account the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Criteria and Guidelines on the Transfer of Marine Technology, in order to improve ocean health and to enhance the contribution of marine biodiversity to the development of developing countries, in particular small island developing States and least developed countries
Type of commitment
  • Training and professional development
Course to be convened
Staff / Technical expertise
The resource involved in the implementation is invited experts from Japan Hydrographic Association, and experts from Indonesian Naval Hydrographic service and also other experts from local universities
Basic information
Time-frame: 2017 - 2019
Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia
Ocean Basins
  • North Pacific
  • South Pacific
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Yanuar Handwiono, Capt., dirpamkersamtas@dishidros.go.id, Infohid@dishidros.go.id, +6221-64714810
Indonesian Naval Hydrographic Service. Jalan Pantai Kuta V No 1. Ancol Timur, Jakarta, Indonesia
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