Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology

KIOST is a research and academic organization in the field of science technology specializing in maritime affairs that studies on new scientific knowledge regarding the ocean. KIOST utilizes its workforce and infrastructure to promote national level official development assistance projects including a project to enhance the capacity to observe climate change in Peru. KIOST plays an important part in domestic and international cooperative networks.

Country of registration
South Korea
Network member number
N0225
Acronym
KIOST
Address
International Cooperation Department, Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology, 787 Haeanro, Ansan, Gyunggi-do, 15627, Republic of Korea
Relation to CTCN
Network Member
Enablers
Governance and planning
Capacity building and training
Type of organisation
Research and academic institution
Type of climate technology services
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Policy and planning
CTCN Keyword Matches
Accommodation
Climate change monitoring
Coastal monitoring
Coastal Zones
Disaster risk assessment tools
Early Warning and Environmental Assesment
Early warning systems
Early Warning Systems Communication
Flood hazard mapping
Flood warning systems
Hazard mapping
Integrated coastal zone management
Peru
Urban infrastructure development
Sector(s) of expertise
Coastal zones
Early warning and Environmental assessment
Active in
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Falkland Islands
French Guiana
Guyana
Paraguay
Peru
Suriname
Uruguay
Venezuela
Brunei
Cambodia
Indonesia
Laos
Malaysia
Myanmar (Burma)
Philippines
Singapore
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Vietnam
Australia
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
New Zealand
Norfolk Island
Guam
Kiribati
Marshall Islands
Micronesia
Nauru
Northern Mariana Islands
Palau
Fiji
New Caledonia
Papua New Guinea
Solomon Islands
Vanuatu
American Samoa
Cook Islands
French Polynesia
Niue
Pitcairn Islands
Samoa
Tokelau
Tonga
Tuvalu
Wallis & Futuna