Marine Environmental Data Information Referral System (MEDI)

Système d'accès aux données et informations sur le milieu marin

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History

1979, Paris (France), as a service of Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC).

Aims

Provide an internationally accepted means of cataloguing such data as may be required by agencies, scientists and administrators, on a multi-disciplinary baseline.

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Activities

Offers: a catalogue and index showing details of marine data holdings of all participating centres; specialized indexes for broad subject areas including marine environment, fishery statistics, water pollution, pollution, hydrology, oceanography and geophysics; geographic pilots of world-wide data distribution.

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 4 inter-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 108 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Oceanography
    • Marine
  • Information
    • Information
    • Data, Codes
    • Reference
  • Cybernetics
    • Systems
  • Environment
    • Environment

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

F9914

Last News Received

1996
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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