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Name:
European Sustainable Shipping Forum (ESSF) (E02869)
Active
Group which operates on a permanent basis
Abbreviation:
ESSF
Policy Area:
Transport
Lead DG:
MOVE - DG Mobility and Transport
Associated DG:
ENV - DG Environment
CLIMA - DG Climate Action
Type:
Formal, Temporary
Scope:
Broad
Mission:
The ESSF should provide a platform for a structural dialogue, exchange of technical knowledge, cooperation, and coordination amongst relevant maritime industries' stakholders and the Commission and its services to better address the environmental sustainability challenges confronting the EU maritime transport sector.
Task:
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views
Provides expertise to the Commission when preparing implementing measures, i.e. before the Commission submits these draft measures to a comitology committee
Publication in RegExp:
01 Oct 2013
Creating Act:
Commission Decision of 24.9.2013 C(2013) 5984 final
Last updated:
02 May 2016
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