Maritime forum
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Western Mediterranean countries strengthen co-operation to promote Blue Economy in the region

The Ministers of Western Mediterranean countries gathered in Naples (Italy), on 30 November 2017, in an Informal Ministerial Meeting endorsed and launched the Initiative for the sustainable development of the blue economy in the Western Mediterranean – a goal-oriented series of joint actions to make the common sea space safer, cleaner and more productive.

Last update: 08/12/17

Expressions of Interest sought for Páirc Mara, Marine Innovation Park, Galway, Ireland

The facility will encompass a variety of marine related activities, where productive sector enterprises , public bodies, state development agencies and the research community will work together

Last update: 26/10/17

Unveiling the potential of the Outermost Regions for sustainable blue growth – new study

The report Realising the potential of the Outermost Regions for sustainable blue growth presents the results of a study prepared for the European Commission

Last update: 21/11/17

Maritime Spatial Planning for Blue Growth - How to plan for a sustainable Blue Economy

conference 11-12 October 2017

Start date: 11/10/2017 (All day)
Last update: 25/10/17

MSP Conference - Addressing Land-Sea Interactions

The two-day MSP Conference – Addressing Land-Sea Interactions took place in St. Julian’s, Malta on 15 and 16 June 2017 and attracted more than 70 participants. National experts and MSP practitioners exchanged experiences and knowledge during three interactive sessions focusing on key LSI issues in specific countries / contexts, strengths and weaknesses of sub-national approaches to LSI and the LSI issues faced by participants. A total of 13 presentations were given during the panel sessions ‘Introduction to LSI’, ‘Sub-national approaches to LSI’, ‘National and sea-basin approaches to LSI’ and ‘Sectoral approaches to LSI and specific tools’. The presentations can now be downloaded , and the photos taken during the course of the two days are now available . You are also invited to take a look at the conference programme (including the speakers’ bio), the participants list and the conference briefing paper. A conference summary report will follow shortly, including the reports of the interactive sessions.

Start date: 15/06/2017 (All day)
Last update: 07/07/17

Kick-off meeting of the expert group on skills and career development in the blue economy

Purpose of the meeting: to kick-off the work of the newly established expert group on skills and career development in the blue economy. On his occasion, experts will know each other and will a first brainstorming session on the key topics to be dealt with in the coming years

Start date: 01/06/2017 (All day)
Last update: 17/07/17

Potential areas of cooperation EU China on observation and data

an initial event identified 9 potential areas of collaboration

Start date: 03/03/2017 (All day)
Last update: 03/05/17

Call for tenders to set up 'Facility for blue growth in the Black Sea' (winner announced)

New call for tenders for a project in the Black Sea awarded by the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) on 10.10.2017!

Last update: 17/10/17

2017 BLACK SEA STAKEHOLDER CONFERENCE ON BLUE ECONOMY, 15 September 2017, Batumi (Georgia)

4th annual high-level stakeholder conference

Start date: 15/09/2017 (All day)
Last update: 11/11/17

Cleaning up Hong Kong Bay

This report summarizes Coastal Watch’s survey results and its many achievements.

Last update: 03/05/17

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