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EU ministers have backed a set of actions to make Europe's seas safer and to protect the EUs maritime security interests from the threats which it faces. The Action Plan, part of the EU's Maritime Security Strategy adopted in June 2014, takes a cross-border and cross-sector approach to confronting the seaborne perils which the EU is confronted with. The plan is also central to the EU's commitment to boost the maritime economy since investments in the European maritime domain can only be prosperous if the seas are safe and secure.
EU Ministers have reached agreement on fishing opportunities for 2015 in the Atlantic, North Sea and Black Sea following lengthy discussion at the Agriculture and Fisheries Council on the 15th and 16th December. Karmenu Vella, the EU's Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, presented the Commission's proposals based for the first time on the new Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) which aims to have all stocks fished at sustainable levels.

Proposal for a Commission communication on Integrated Maritime Policy for the Atlantic Ocean sea basin

Public consultation

In 2010 the Commission launched a public consultation on a proposal for a Commission communication on Integrated Maritime Policy for the Atlantic Ocean sea basin.

The consultation was closed on 15 October 2010.

Reference documents and other, related consultations

Non-paper: The EU and the Atlantic Ocean pdf - 17 KB [17 KB] Deutsch (de) español (es) français (fr) português (pt)

Results of consultation 

Atlantic Action Plan