International communication and Cooperation

NMEFC has participated in much international cooperation, including multilateral and bilateral meetings, workshops and projects. These activities involve a wide range of the marine environment forecasting system, especially in marine disasters pre-warning, alert, prevention and mitigation. We also send staffs to IOC (International Oceanographic Commission) of UNESCO, ITSU (International Coordination Group for the Tsunami Warning System in the Pacific) of IOC, NEAR-GOOS coordination commission, Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), Joint WMO/IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM) and so on.

Organizations for Exchange of Visits:

NOAA Center for Tsunami Research
Naval Ocean Analysis and Prediction (NOAP) Laboratory of Naval Postgraduate School
University of Massachusetts (UMASS)
University of Maine
University of Maryland
Bedford Institute of Oceanography
Dalhousie University
University of Quebec at Rimouski
University of Helsinki
Danish Meteorological Institute
Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center

Training for Operational Standard Procedure of Tsunami(IOC & ITTC)

24 Session of the UNESCO/IOC Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Pacific Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System