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Call for interest dedicated to highly protected marine areas in the Mediterranean | Deadline: 31 January 2022

Deadline:  31 January 2022 (for submission of concept notes) Budget:  50-60.000 EUR per year per AMP Countries:  Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia Themes Maritime protected Areas Objective The MedFund is an environmental trust fund which aims to mobilize public and private actors to promote the development and efficiency of marine protected areas in the Mediterranean Guided by […]

Spain focuses on floating wind in 3GW offshore plan

Source: Windpower Montly website Date: 14 December 2021 Spain’s central government has passed its national offshore wind power roadmap, rubber stamping a 1GW-3GW objective for installed capacity by 2030 Floating offshore wind would likely make up the majority of this build-out. Spain has no operational commercial-scale offshore wind farms today. The roadmap also ringfences a €200 million […]

L’économie bleue, un vecteur de développement local durable

Source: Libération Date: 14 Décembre 2021 L’enjeu réside dans la bonne gouvernance de l’ensemble des activités autour de la mer Une économie bleue performante, socialement inclusive et respectueuse de l’environnement peut constituer un pilier du développement durable au niveau local, ont indiqué récemment les participants à un webinaire organisé en partenariat avec l’Université Abdelmalek Essaâdi […]

Mediterranean Supports ECA with Strict Sulfur Limits by 2025

Source: maritime-executive.com website Date: December 13, 2021 The EU, together with countries from around the Mediterranean Sea, committed to further efforts to protect the environment around the Mediterranean, including moving to become a sulfur emissions control zone. By 2025, the Mediterranean could become the fourth emissions control area joining Northern Europe in the efforts to […]

The EIB lends €300m to « green » the port of Genoa

Source: econostrum website Date: December 14, 2021 ITALY. The European Investment Bank (EIB) is granting a framework loan of €300m to the Autorità di sistema portuale del Mar Ligure occidentale (Port System Authority of the Western Ligurian Sea) which administers the ports of Genoa, Pra’, Savona and Vado Ligure. This is its first operation in […]

Agroecological approaches for sustainable weed management | Deadlines: 23 February 2022, 6 September 2022

Deadline:  23 February 2022 and 6 September 2022 (2 stage) Budget:  14.500.000 EUR Countries:  France, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain, Algeria, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia Themes Aquaculture Objective A successful proposal should support the farm to fork’s strategy objective of a transition to a fair, healthy and resilient European agriculture, notably its objective to promote agroecology, and […]

Innovative food from marine and freshwater ecosystems | Deadline 23 February/ 6 September

Deadline:  23 February 2022 | 6 Sepember (2 stage) Budget:  18.000.0000 EUR Countries:  France, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain, Algeria, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia Themes Aquaculture Objective In line with the European Green Deal objectives, the farm to fork strategy for a fair healthy and environmentally friendly food system, the EU bioeconomy strategy and blue growth strategy, […]