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  • Algérie – Stratégie Nationale pour l’Economie Bleue (SNEB) à l’horizon 2030

    24 March 2021 National Hub Algeria

    La promotion du partenariat et développement de l’investissement dans le domaine de la pêche et de l’aquaculture dans le cadre de l’Economie Bleue et dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du programme du Gouvernement Algérien dans son volet relatif à la pêche et à l’aquaculture et afin de promouvoir le partenariat et le […]

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  • The EMFF will move from EASME to CINEA per April 1, 2021

    22 March 2021 Communication team

    With the implementation of the new long-term EU budget, some EASME managed programme are moving to the new European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA).  From 1 April, the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), the Life Programme, Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency and partly Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge ‘Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials will by managed by the new Agency. […]

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  • UNIDO to support the development of sustainable aquaculture in Tunisia under the SwitchMed Blue Economy component

    19 March 2021 Communication team

    On 10 March, the United Nations Development Organization (UNIDO) launched a project to apply more resource-efficient and circular production practices in Tunisia’s aquaculture value chain at an online event. The event consulted with representatives from the Government of Tunisia, the European Union’s Delegation, and 25 companies from Tunisia’s aquaculture industry on the project roadmap. Scheduled […]

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  • Call for participants online training on blue jobs and cross-cutting skills for young professionals and graduates of the Med countries

    17 March 2021 Communication team

    14-15 April 2021 | Limited places available Blue Skills required in the future are diverse: soft, technical, digital, social media, environmental, security, entrepreneurial, socio-economic, multi-disciplinary, languages, statistics, law, maritime spatial planning. This programme will be useful for students and young graduates from a wide range of academic backgrounds, and will cover topics relevant for a […]

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  • MERCES and AFRIMED join forces to restore marine biodiversity

    10 March 2021 Communication team

    Coastal and marine ecosystems are among the most productive and biodiverse. They have the potential to mitigate climate change impacts through carbon capture and storage (known as “blue carbon”), to provide coastal protection and improve climate resilience. They also provide a wide range of multiple socio-economic benefits such as enhanced fisheries, improved water quality, recreational […]

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