IGCP-476 project is approved and supported by International Geoscience Programme (IGCP). The IGCP is a cooperative enterprise of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) and has been stimulating comparative studies in the Earth Sciences since 1972. After three decades of successful work, the "International Geological Correlation Programme" continued, as "International Geoscience Programme".
Department of Earth and Planetary Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
Department of Marine Geology, Tongji University, China
Department of Marine Science, Pusan National University, Korea
Department of Geology & Petroleum Geology, University of Aberdeen, UK
Pacific Oceanological Institute, Russian Academy of Science, Russia
Geological Oceanography, National Institute of Oceanography, India