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This project has received funding from the European Unionís Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 652637.


Brussels, Belgium / 11.10.2017 - 12.10.2017

MSP for Blue Growth – How to plan for a Sustainable Blue Economy?

Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) can help to accommodate tomorrow’s Blue Economy by creating a framework for evidence-based and inclusive maritime spatial plans from national authorities. MSPreconciles economic needs with other dimensions and demands, including the protection of the environment, the supply of ecosystem services, the interactions between activities and processes occurring at sea and onshore, and cross-border cooperation.

This conference is open to all interested parties targeting, in particular, policy makers and practitioners engaged in Maritime Spatial Planning, Sectoral ministries and authorities responsible for sectoral planning and licenses, Maritime industry sectors, Local and regional authorities engaged in the planning and management of the marine environment and the sea-land interface, NGOs addressing marine environmental or social concerns, Academics and researchers engaged in MSP and/ or the Blue Economy and funding organisations.

For more informations and registration please consult the webpage of this event.