Brochure on 'LIFE and coastal management'
This brochure gives an overview of projects relevant for integrated coastal management financed by the LIFE funding programme.
Brochure on "OURCOAST Outcomes and Lessons Learned" now published! Read more here.
Information Diffusion: The Commission has produced a general information brochure on ICZM. This brochure can be downloaded by clicking on the language icons below.
Printed copies can also be obtained from the Bookshop.
Socio-Economic study: In 2002 the Commission launched a study on the Socio-Economic costs and benefits of ICZM. The report is available by clicking on the language icons below. (The English version is the original.)
Videos: The Environment DG professional video service "Video reports on European Environmental stories" includes a number of videos relevant to the coastal zone, the latest entitled "Coastal zone management: Our coasts have seen better days"/ "Gestion des côtes: un littoral fragile". This video features the prize-winning ICZM project of the Dorset Coast Forum and explains the main ICZM principles as well as the European policy.
Studies that support the impact assessment of the new Commission initiative on maritime spatial planning and integrated coastal management can be found here.