Conference to discuss EU integrated maritime policy

May 18, 2021
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On the occasion of the celebrations of the European Maritime Day 2021, the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union in collaboration with the Government of Spain, the European Commission, the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), are organising the conference The EU Integrated Maritime Policy: an Atlantic and Mediterranean Approach” on 20 May.

This event aims at highlighting achievements made in the transition towards a sustainable blue economy in the Mediterranean Basin, including successful initiatives and policies.

Speakers will outline the current priority areas and policy challenges, before shedding light on emerging sectors and trends in the blue economy that offer great potential for the post-COVID-19 recovery and which call for greater cooperation, especially in the Western Mediterranean sub-basin.

A discussion with experts and practitioners involved in fostering a sustainable Mediterranean blue economy will follow the presentations to deepen the reflection on the paths to foster sustainable blue growth in the region.


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Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia