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03 October 2018

Today, a landmark international agreement to prevent unregulated commercial fishing in the Arctic high seas was signed in Ilulissat, Greenland.

24 September 2018

EMODNET, an initiative of the European Commission, has launched an impressive high-resolution, 3D underwater terrain model for the European Seas.

20 September 2018

On the occasion of World Cleanup Day, some 50 EU delegations and representations are teaming up with NGOs, embassies, schools and volunteer networks to organise beach clean activities across the world.

20 September 2018

Are you interested in, working at or caring about the cruise sector in the Atlantic, North Sea and Arctic? Then join to the Regional Cruise Dialogue on 25 September in Nantes!

18 September 2018

The European Commission has welcomed some 120 representatives from the Arctic, including the indigenous peoples, to discuss how our most northern region can be developed sustainably.

17 September 2018

The first round of negotiations on an international law to preserve and sustainably use marine biodiversity at the high seas has ended today in New York. The EU, a strong advocate of international ocean governance, was the original proponent of this treaty.

13 September 2018

The European Commission is organising a series of workshops on the future of the Atlantic maritime strategy, and in particular the revision of the Atlantic action plan. The workshops are set up in cooperation with the five Atlantic Member States: France, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and the UK.

31 August 2018

19 new sustainable blue projects have been pre-selected for funding by the European Commission under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF).