Maritime Forum


The Maritime Forum aims to improve communication amongst EU maritime policy stakeholders. It allows parties interested in the EU maritime policy to communicate on a common platform. They can publish events, documents and follow developments in their areas of interest. Information can be shared amongst a closed community or published openly. Anybody can register to the forum and comment on its content.

Tiny algae get set for big things in blue bioeconomy

Microalgae, which play a vital role in ocean ecosystems, are being heralded as a sustainable raw material in food, supplements, animal feed, and a range of non-food uses including bioplastics.

Last update: 21/09/18

A colourful story about a sensitive microalga

New microalgae biorefinery technology using brine water and clever cultivation and harvesting processes paves the way for natural food additives, proteins, colourants and feed stocks, as well as potential treatments for diseases of the skin, eyes, arteries, and even diabetes.

Last update: 19/09/18

Second meeting - Expert Group on Marine Knowledge

preparation of blueprint

Start date: 12/09/2018 (All day)
Last update: 19/09/18

Meeting between NMDIS and Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries on Marine Data Management and Sharing 欧盟海洋与渔业总司与中国海洋信息中心就海洋数据管理与分享举行会面

As part of EU-China ocean partnership

Start date: 26/09/2018 (All day)
Last update: 15/09/18

Blueprint for the blue bioeconomy

Climate change, poverty, water quality, hunger, population growth … Some of the most pressing global challenges can only be effectively addressed if the planet’s oceans are safe, secure, clean and sustainably managed. These imperatives are at the heart of the Blue Bioeconomy.

Last update: 14/09/18

Blueprint - EMODnet for business

EU Commission Services have followed up reccommendations from their Marine Knowledge Expert Group and ask for a "blueprint" to guide further work

Last update: 28/08/18

Share your vision of the Blue Bioeconomy: new stakeholder column

The Blue Bioeconomy Forum launches a new "3 questions to" series where stakeholders are invited to share their thoughts on the Blue Bioeconomy sector, their work, and coming trends.

Last update: 28/08/18

Members of the Blue Bioeconomy Forum's Steering Group

The Steering Group ensures balanced view of the Blue Bioeconomy Forum from business, financing, research and public policy perspectives. The steering group will advise and contribute to the development of the pipeline of projects and drafting the roadmap.

Last update: 14/09/18

How is the fisheries sector using EU Funds to fight Marine litter?

the report analyses how much of their European structural and investmemt funds individual Member States have spent on fishing for litter operations and how much they have programmed for the future

Last update: 22/08/18

Workshop MSP for Islands

The Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Commission assisted by the European MSP Platform have organised a one day workshop which is scheduled to take place on the 11th of September 2018 at the University of Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, ES.

Start date: 11/09/2018 (All day)
Last update: 21/08/18

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