To provide a clearer and more detailed overview of the discussed topics and the connection and relation, the table below presents a categorisation of what has been discussed. The topics are categorised according to over-arching subjects and key fields of focus. Each subject is also colour coded by the location.
The table indicates that there are a number of topics that were discussed on various occasions, as identified by the over-arching subjects displayed on the horizontal axis. Furthermore, the table also identifies a number of key fields of focus. These represent area where stakeholders have indicated actions could have a high impact. For example, while developing ports as regional economy hubs relies to a large extent on stakeholder cooperation, the route to commercialisation of MREs is dependent on finding adequate funding mechanisms.
Building on the choice of subjects of discussion in each of the workshops, a number of topics of high importance for Atlantic Stakeholders were identified:
To develop these topics of high importance, the following reports present the main needs and challenges identified during the workshops in more detail as well as the relation of them with the initial Atlantic Action Plan priorities and other strategic documents.
Find the detailed results of the consultation workshops as wel as the list of participants (in pdf files below as well as in the attachments area).