24/05/2013 Speech at the Marine Institute in Galway, Ireland - Commissioner Damanaki delivered a speech at the Marine Institute in Galway, in the framework of the signing of (...)
21/05/2013 Speech at the European Maritime Day 2013 in La Valetta, Malta - Commissioner Damanaki delivered the opening speech at European Maritime Day, taking place this year in (...)
21/05/2013 A series of ambitious measures have been adopted on May 17th by the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM). These encouraging measures aim at improving fisheries management (...)
A year ago, I was really impressed by my visit to Galway’s Marine institute. The institute is a living example of turning “blue growth” into reality. The level of innovative marine research here is really advanced: it brings together international renowned scientists and companies to develop future oriented policy applications, like for instance tidal wave energy.