Maritime Forum

Maritime Forum Themes

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he name Mediterranean is derived from the Latin mediterraneus, meaning "inland" or "in the middle of the land" (from medius, "middle" and terra, "land"). It covers an approximate area of 2.5 million km² (965,000 sq mi), but its connection to the Atlantic (the Strait of Gibraltar) is only 14 km wide.

Surfrider Foundation Europe is looking for young ocean enthusiasts to host a youth event in La Rochelle, France in 2022

The Surfrider Foundation Europe is looking for young ocean enthusiasts from the EU member states to organise a youth event about maritime jobs and shipping in La Rochelle, France, from 7th to 13th February 2022.

Last update: 28/10/21

Youth4Ocean Forum at the COP26 of the UNFCCC Youth4Ocean Forum at the COP26 of the UNFCCC

Join us in the Blue Zone in Glasgow and in the Virtual Ocean Pavilion!

Last update: 20/10/21

Bringing Ocean and Climate to the classroom

Workshop on science and activities from the Mediterranean Sea, in partiular how schools can Find the Blue and take the first steps to become agents for change and sustainability of the ocean and seas.

Last update: 10/09/21

Making the school an agent of change to deliver a resilient Blue Mediterranean Sea

Online workshop on how to integrate ocean literacy in education curricula and under which conditions schools can act as an agent of change.

Last update: 10/09/21

Sailing forward: Let’s make the Mediterranean Blue!

Closing and forward-looking event of the Let's Make the Mediterranean Blue! sea basin event

Last update: 10/09/21

Strengthening ocean literacy to support an effective Marine Knowledge System in the Mediterranean Sea

High level bringing together decision-makers to elaborate on solutions to facilitate the translation and transfer of available knowledge to people who most matter in making the Mediterranean Sea sustainably blue

Last update: 10/09/21

Let’s make the Mediterranean Blue!

Launching event of the EU4Ocean Let's make the Mediterranean Blue Sea basin event.

Last update: 10/09/21

Young Ocean Advocates: Translating ideas into actions

Mediterranean Young Ocean Advocates ahoy! Blue skill development training for Mediterranean Young Ocean Advocates, Youth4Ocean forum members and motivated young changemakers.

Last update: 07/09/21

Youth4Med Forum – Together for the Mediterranean

Mobilising the youth to deliver a blue and resilient Mediterranean.

Last update: 07/09/21

Take part in the EU4Ocean #MakeMedPortsBlue photo contest!

Ports and harbours: Shaping our cities, Shaping our Mediterranean Sea

Last update: 03/09/21