Target

Sustainable Development Target 14.a increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacities 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 SIDS and LDCs

How to achieve? Where is action needed?

For open data regarding this target see #SDG14 - Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.


Several articles of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda or the New Urban Agenda describe possible initiatives. If these articles are not listed here, then look them up via Search the Actor Atlas using one or more of these terms developing-countries ldc marine-biodiversity marine-technology ocean-health research scientific-knowledge sids.


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