Sixteenth Session of the IOC-FAO Intergovernmental Panel on Harmful Algal Blooms (IPHAB-XVI)

The sixteenth session of the IPHAB was held between 27-29 March 2023 at FAO headquarters in Rome. In particular, it discussed the Global HAB Research Agenda; a Global Assessment of HAB Events; capacity building; Ciguatera, a plan to improve research and management; Improving HAB forecasting capabilities for more effective mitigation strategies; and the formulation/approval of specific targets for regional activities.

20230404 - Reunion Anca en Roma
3 April 2023

IPHAB XVI was held at the FAO building in Rome from March 27-29. José Ernesto Mancera, representing IOCARIBE-ANCA, presented the report on the group's work during the last two years. The panel recognized the work of IOCARIBE-ANCA and recommended continuing and strengthening its work.


14 February 2024

During the visit of Dr. Yuri Okolodkov from the University of Veracruzana, Mexico, various activities were organized with the aim of disseminating information,…

14 February 2024

En el marco de la visita del Dr. Yuri Okolodkov de la Universidad Veracruzana, México, se desarrollaron diversas actividades con el objetivo de divulgar, capacitar y…

2024 ocean decade
9 February 2024

This Conference will mark a pivotal moment to celebrate achievements and set joint priorities for the future of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable…