Maritime Affairs



  • European Maritime Day
  • International Ocean Governance
  • EU Aquaculture Online

The European Commission and IOC-UNESCO have launched MSPGlobal, a new joint initiative to promote cross-border maritime spatial planning.

Marine protected areas (MPAs) are set to cover more of the maritime space. Both the UN and the EU require that countries set aside sufficient areas of their seas for biodiversity conservation.

Registrations are open for the stakeholder conference "Towards concrete ‘blue’ actions in the western Mediterranean" on Monday 3 December 2018 in Algiers, Algeria.