|8th June 50th Anniversary Inauguration Day|
Programme of the Day (pdf)
Presentation on the IOC History: 50 Years on the Services to the Humankind (Executive-Secretary of IOC)
Medals Giving Ceremony to the former Chairs and Executive Secretaries of the IOC (Photos and Biodata)
Introduction of the Book "Troubled Waters: ocean science and governance" by David Pugh and Geoff Holland, co-editors of the Book
Message from the Youth
Introduction of a Call on Peoples of the World and Nations (pdf)
During the anniversary ceremony, Geoff Holland, former chair and architect of the IOC’s Ocean Charter in 1998, presented an Ocean Call, appealing for greater priority to be given to programmes in coastal and ocean management, ocean sciences and ocean technologies.