Second Round Regional Workshops

The second round of workshops will be held in the second part of 2018 so as to, inter alia, inform the collection of regional-level information and data for the preparation of the second world ocean assessment.

The second round of regional workshops will follow the Guidelines for the second round of Workshops in 2018 to Assist the Regular Process for Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment, including Socioeconomic Aspects and will be held as follows:

Guayaquil, Ecuador, from 17 to 18 December 2018


Accra, Ghana, from 3 to 4 December 2018


Doha, State of Qatar, from 28 to 29 November 2018


Bali, Indonesia, from 8 to 9 November 2018

Bali Workshop

Odessa, Ukraine, from 17 to 18 October 2018

Valletta, Malta, from 27 to 28 August 2018


Koror, Palau, from 8 to 9 August 2018



14 May 2020

Lessons learned from the second cycle (14 May to 26 June 2020)

27 April 2020

Review by States of WOA II (27 April to 10 June 2020)

11 June 2019

Twelfth Meeting - Ad Hoc Working Group of the Whole of the General Assembly (29 to 30 July 2019)