We need a healthy Ocean to survive. But our Ocean is in trouble, and so are we. By providing regionally and locally relevant, entry-level online education programmes, the IOI Ocean Academy will enable interested laypersons to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to understand the complexities of the ocean and its local and global effects, now and in a changing future, laying the foundations for more informed understanding and personal daily decision-making.
An IOI Ocean Academy Course is designed to upgrade Ocean literacy and provide an understanding of regionally and locally relevant Ocean information at an appropriate level. The IOI Academy Courses are tailored to the interests of laypersons.
Persons completing an IOI Academy Course will:
Ocean Governance Framework for Conservation and Sustainable Use of the Ocean & Marine Resources
The Marine Environment:
Challenges and Opportunities for a Sustainable Future
Coral Reefs: Importance and Measures for Sustenance
Marine Environmental Issues of the Caspian Sea and Potential Solutions
Conservation and Sustainability of the Marine Environment in Turkish Seas
4 April - 5 May