Spacer
News
News > Theme of Hydrography Day 2012: International Cooperation

Theme of Hydrography Day 2012: International Cooperation

  06/02/2012
'International Hydrographic Cooperation - Supporting safe navigation' has been proposed as the theme for the celebration of World Hydrography Day (WHD) 2012. This theme is to provide Member States with the opportunity to promote their involvement in international activities at bilateral, multinational, regional and global levels covering bilateral support, data exchange, chart coverage, standards development and regional cooperation.
 

The comments received from Member States at the IHB have all been in support of this theme.

The International Hydrographic Organization (IHO, Monaco) website will be provided with a special page to support activities in various countries. The IHO also is to organise activities with schools raising awareness about hydrography and emphasising World Hydrography Day.

 

A reception will be organised to which His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, members of his government and other officials and representatives from diplomatic missions, other organisations and local maritime industry will be invited.

 

The theme of this year's WHD is encouraged to be used to draw the attention of their governments, appropriate administrations, local maritime industry and other bodies to the significance of the IHO and its Member States' Hydrographic Offices, and especially to the importance of international hydrographic cooperation for accomplishing the many hydrographic activities that contribute to the safety of navigation, protection of the marine environment, sustainable development, economic well-being and security.

 




comments powered by Disqus
Read more about:
 data  Safety  security  Environment 

Supplier: International Hydrographic Bureau (IHB), International Hydrographic Organization (IHO)

More news from this supplier:
IHO Stakeholders’ Forum in Busan
Lambert and Freestone to Keynote at ABLOS Conference
World Hydrography Day Celebration in Monaco
New Normative References for ECDIS Type Approval
XIXth International Hydrographic Conference Dates Proposed
Three New IHO Member States In A Week
Theme for World Hydrography Day 2015
Michel Huet Made Knight of the French Order of Maritime Merit
Abstracts Sought for 8th ABLOS Conference
An Edition of EIHC to Build on


VIPS 2015 Update on VideoRay’s Developments
Tidal Gauge Installation Preprations on The Wash
3D Map of Antarctica
Brazilian Order for Tritech’s Gemini
TES First to Rent out Sonardyne’s Mini-Ranger 2 and WSM 6+
Calculating Height and Cost of Coastal Flooding for Estuary Communities
More Time to Submit Abstracts for OI London
GeoWing System Detects UXO in Challenging Marine Environments
Work Started on LNG Project for Port Meridian Energy
European Support Centre for Kongsberg Seaglider AUV
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Upcoming Events
Spacer
Teledyne BlueView 3D Scanning Sonar

Teledyne BlueView 3D scanning sonar is used in infrastructure inspection such as post scour remediation inspection. Infrastructure managers verify construction was completed to contract specifications and for pre-construction inspection to assist with project planning.

 

Spacer
Last 3 items:
Spacer
Last Comments
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer