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#OceanAction21961
Promote better understanding and advocacy on the organic linkages between oceans and mountains
by Government of Nepal (Government)
With full and unwavering solidarity with Small Island Developing States (SIDS), especially in their genuine concerns of existential threats from climate change and sea-level rise, Nepal underscores the importance of a holistic approach to deal with oceans and wider-interconnected ecosystems together. In this regard, Nepal is committed to build on the organic linkages between oceans and mountains to promote better understanding and advocacy for the cause, including through participation in various relevant national, regional and global workshops, seminars and conferences, with a view to capacity building as well.
14.a
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
  • Research capacity development
  • Data access and sharing
  • Training and professional development
June 2017
Nepal is committed to build on the organic linkages between oceans and mountains to promote better understanding and advocacy for the cause, including through participation in various relevant national, regional and global workshops, seminars and conferences, with a view to capacity building as well.
Staff / Technical expertise
participation from relevant Ministries to promote the organic linkage existing between Himalayas and oceans
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Basic information
Time-frame: June 2017 - June 2030
Partners
Government of Nepal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nepal Ministry of Science and Technology, Nepal Ministry of Environment
Ocean Basins
  • Indian Ocean
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Permanent Mission of Nepal , to the United Nations, New York, nepal@un.int , (212) 370-3988
New York, USA
Other SDGs
United Nations