International Affairs Council



The NOAA International Affairs Council (IAC) serves as the principal policy and decision-making body for NOAA's international engagement. The IAC ensures coordination, cooperation, and communication on international activities, and enhances the visibility of NOAA's international activities and accomplishments, across the agency. 

The OIA Director serves as Chair of NOAA’s International Affairs Council which has representation from each NOAA Line Office and the Office of General Counsel.