• More than 100 stakeholders at the WestMED Workshop Agadir

    23 February 2019 Egbert Hoogstad

    A WestMED workshop was held at the Salon Halieutis, in the 22th February 2019. It was attended by more than a hundred persons coming from private and public sectors, fishermen, fishery Department, students, and other blue economy stakeholders. The event aimed to promote and to present the WestMed Initiative and its implementation in Morocco. The opening of the workshop was conducted by Mr. Yassine el Arroussi, representing the Moroccan Fishery Department. He welcomed the participants and thanked the EU Delegation in Morocco […]

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  • The Malta National Hub meets Maltese stakeholders

    15 February 2019 Communication team

    The Maltese National Hub has held a meeting on 14 February with the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) which is tasked with coordinating several funding programmes, including the Joint Programme Initiatives (JPI) – Oceans and the Horizon 2020. During the the BlueInvest Conference, the National Hub set up around 10 meetings. These included meetings […]

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  • Launch of a new initiative on Maritime Spatial Planning

    9 February 2019 Egbert Hoogstad

    UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) and the European Commission will launch, MSPGlobal, a new global project on maritime spatial planning, on 11 and 12 February at UNESCO Headquarters. The project aims to promote better maritime spatial planning with a view to avoiding conflicts and improving the governance of human activities at sea such as aquaculture, […]

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  • First call for proposals: 41 projects approved for funding

    7 February 2019 Egbert Hoogstad

    During its last meeting which took place for the very first time in Cairo (Egypt) on 29-30 January 2019, the Joint Monitoring Committee (decision-making body of the ENI CBC Med Programme composed of the representatives of 13 participating countries) approved a list of 41 projects recommended for funding by the Projects Selection Committee. Based on the […]

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  • Le Comité National de l’Economie Bleue (CNEB) s’installe

    5 February 2019 Communication team

    Le 04 février 2019, s’est tenue au siège de la Direction Générale de la Pêche et de l’Aquaculture (DGPA), la réunion d’installation du Comité National de l’Economie Bleue (CNEB). Le CNEB Se compose de représentants des représentants des Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, Ministère de la Défense Nationale (Commandement des Forces Navales), de l’Agriculture, du Développement […]

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