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Indicator 14.3.1: Average marine acidity (pH) measured at agreed suite of representative sampling stations
Target 14.3: Minimize and address the impacts of ocean acidification, including through enhanced scientific cooperation at all levels
|International organisations(s) responsible for global monitoring||
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO
14.a.1 Increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacity 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 small island developing States and least developed countries