United Nations. Group of experts of the regular process
Inniss, Lorna, Joint coordinator
Simcock, Alan, Joint coordinator
The First Global Integrated Marine Assessment : World Ocean Assessment I
Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press,
973 p. : color illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
The Assessment provides vital, scientifically-grounded bases for the consideration of ocean issues, including climate change, by governments, intergovernmental agencies, non-governmental agencies and all other stakeholders and policymakers involved in ocean affairs. Together with future assessments and related initiatives, it will support the implementation of the recently adopted 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, particularly its ocean-related goals.
Living marine resources
Environmental impact assessment
Human activities effects