Maritime Affairs

Last chance to have your say – public consultation on the implementation of the Atlantic action plan

Last chance to have your say – public consultation on the implementation of the Atlantic action plan

Last chance to have your say – public consultation on the implementation of the Atlantic action plan

11/09/2017

Is EU action still necessary to stimulate Blue Growth in the Atlantic Ocean? The European Commission invites stakeholders to provide their input to this and other questions to support its mid-term review of the Atlantic action plan.

This action plan had been adopted in 2013 to implement the Atlantic Strategy for stimulating Blue Growth. Other questions asked in the consultation cover its effectiveness, its efficiency and the EU’s added-value.

To understand how the implementation of the action plan is contributing to achieving the EU’s wider objectives in terms of jobs, growth and sustainability, the Commission encourages stakeholders to express their views, not least putting forward ideas on how the action plan that can be further strengthened.

More details and the online questionnaire (in English, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish) are available at: https://ec.europa.eu/info/consultations/public-consultation-implementation-atlantic-action-plan_en

Extended deadline for replies: 29 September 2017.