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CCAMLR Scientific Scholarship Scheme
(06/06/2012) Scholarships available to early career scientist to participate in the scientific work of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources.
The objective of the Scientific Scholarship Scheme of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) is to assist early career scientists to participate in the work of the CCAMLR Scientific Committee and its working groups. Scholarships of up to A$30 000 (around 20 000 Eur) are available to facilitate participation in CCAMLR Scientific Committee workshops or working group meetings over a period of two years. Scholarships are open to scientists from all EU countries. Preference will be given to early career scientists who have not previously, or routinely, participated in CCAMLR working groups and are actively seeking to participate in CCAMLR science.
The deadline for applications is 1 October 2012.
IMP-MED project: report on the second Regional Meeting and third Technical Workshop, Valetta, Malta
The Second Regional Meeting and the Third Technical Workshop of the IMP-MED project which is providing technical assistance for an integrated approach to maritime affairs in the Southern European Neighbourhood Policy countries took place from 30 May to 1 June 2012 in Valetta, Malta.
World Oceans Day
On the occasion of World Oceans Day find out more about Europe's seas: fishing, ferry routes, coasts, bathing waters and much more in the European Atlas of the Seas.
European Commissioner of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries visits Greenland
Greenland and the EU share mutual concerns, both of a global nature, such as climate change, ageing society and the financial crisis, and specifically related to the Arctic and the opportunities and challenges that the region poses.