World Hydrography Day

WHD is celebrated each year on June 21st.

On 29th November 2005, the United Nations adopted Resolution A/60/30, that includes the statement, Welcomes the adoption by the International Hydrographic Organization of the World Hydrography Day, to be celebrated annually on 21 June, with the aim of giving suitable publicity to its work at all level and of increasing the coverage of hydrographic information on a global basis, and urges all States to work with that organization to promote safe navigation, especially in the areas of international navigation, ports and where there are vulnerable or protected marine areas.

Since 2005, the International Hydrographic Organization celebrates annually the World Hydrography Day on 21 June. The aim is to give suitable publicity to its work at all level and of increasing the coverage of hydrographic information on a global basis, and urges all States to work, with that organization to promote safe navigation, especially in the areas of international navigation, ports and where there are vulnerable or protected marine areas.


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El Día Mundial de la Hydrografía (DMH)

Anualmente el 21 de Junio el DMH se celebra.

La Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas, en el punto del Orden del Día sobre los Océanos y Ley del Mar, adoptó la Resolución A/60/30 en fecha 29 de Noviembre del 2005, que Da la bienvenida a la adopción por la OHI del Día Mundial de la Hidrografía, que se celebrará anualmente el 21 de Junio, con el propósito de dar una publicidad apropiada a su trabajo a todos los niveles, y de aumentar la cobertura de información hidrográfica globalmente, e insta a todos los Estados a trabajar con esa Organización para promover una navegación segura, especialmente en las zonas de navegación internacional, los puertos y donde haya zonas marítimas vulnerables o protegidas.


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