Palestras CCOceanos:The Ocean Decade, with support of UNESCO-COI

June 08 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

The Communication Center for the Oceans-CCOceanos  is a series of LiveStream lectures presenting a variety of themes related to the oceans, connecting Portuguese-speaking countries and turning Portugal a hub of sharing up to date information in Portuguese language.

This year the Center for Communication of the Oceans-CCOceanos in institutional partnership with UNESCO-IOC is helding  a series of LiveStream lectures under the title CCOceanos: The Ocean Decade bringing together Portuguese speakers and speakers from other Portuguese-speaking countries via LiveStream (remote). 

On 8 June - Wolrd Oceans Day - will be held a special session - the 2.ª CCOceanos:The Ocean Decade lecture - under the theme  «Climate Change / Predicting the Ocean» joining two Portuguese cientists at the National Museum of Natural History and Science in Lisbon.

Fátima Abrantes - PhD in Geological Oceanography - Paleoceanography by the Graduate School of Oceanography - University of Rhode-Island, USA. Principal Investigator of the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA).

Dr. João Vitorino - Oceanographer of the Hydrographic Institute, holder of a Diplome d’Études Approfondies in Oceanography by the Université de Bretagne Occidental. Responsible for the Monitoring Network of the Nazaré Submarine Cannon.



  • The main objective of the Communication Centre for the Oceans-CCOCeanos: The Ocean Decade is to disseminate up to date information and knowledge of the oceans and the objectives of The Ocean Decade.
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