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Blue Bioeconomy

The bioeconomy comprises those parts of the economy that use renewable biological resources from the sea – such as fish, algaeand micro-organisms – to produce food, feed, materials, energy and medicine

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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

Bio-economy 2016 report

produced by JRC

Last update: 19/06/17

Study on Access-to-Finance - Conditions for Investments in Bio-Based Industries and the Blue Economy

13 out of 16 BE (81%) project promoters in blue economy encountered lack of interest from private investors

Last update: 27/06/17

Call for tender Monitoring small-scale fisheries

to examine approaches developed for electronic monitoring of small scale fisheries and propose good practice in this area.

Last update: 08/05/17

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

EFARO Seminar: “Smart data collection for the future monitoring of the sea”

large section of invitees from industry, maritime sectors, policy makers, resource managers, marine organisations, NGOs and public

Start date: 17/05/2017 (All day)
Last update: 18/04/17

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

What is impact of fishing on bottom habitats?

As part of the proposed revision of the EU's good environmental status decision (Dec. 2010/477/EU) for marine waters, a meeting was held to determine how much of each habitat was presently affected by bottom trawling.

Start date: 11/04/2016 (All day)
Last update: 23/05/16

Experts call for coordinated management of Channel waters

‘Pathways for effective governance of the English Channel’ publication highlights potential first steps in Channel management

Last update: 29/10/14

Possible form for scenario inputs for remotely piloted aircraft

This allows an estimate of the characteristics and price of remotely piloted aircraft that could meet that need

Last update: 18/09/14

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