Tunisia -Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer (INSTM)

Prof. Vladimir Koutitonsky (Canada) visited the Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer (INSTM) in Tunisia for a period of six months to provide practical hands-on training in coastal zone observing systems, as well as providing a grounding in operational oceanography via a series of lectures. The training course called ‘Towards operational oceanography: Training and developments in Tunisia’ was provided to 15 young scientists from various countries in North Africa (Morocco, Egypt, Gabon, Algeria, Ivory Coast and Mauritania) as well as a number of students from various institutes in Tunisia.  To find out more about the course, please visit its page on the POGO website.

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