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Mid-term conference of PANACeA "Ecosystem based approaches: benefits for people and nature"

12/04/2018 to 12/05/2018

The mid-term conference of PANACeA will take place in Brussels, on 4-5th December 2018, under the topic: "Ecosystem based approaches: benefits for people and nature". This will be a place for exchanges and capitalisation between the MED Biodiversity Protection Community and higher European Institutions.

Side event on Ecosystem based Management in the Mediterranean - CBD COP 14


A side event will be co-organized by the Union for the Mediterranean and the MED Biodiversity Protection Community, at the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD CBD 14) which will be held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt from 17 to 29 November 2018.

Second capitalisation event of the MED Sustainable Tourism Community

11/20/2018 to 11/21/2018

The second capitalisation event of the MED Sustainable Tourism Community will take place 20-21 November 2018 in Marseille (France). Organized by Plan Bleu, this workshop will gather all the projects of the community, as well as external experts and stakeholders, to keep working on strategic topics of the Mediterranean tourism sector.

Assemblée générale 2018


L'Assemblée générale 2018 du Plan Bleu se tiendra dans les locaux du CIHEAM à Paris, le 9 octobre 2018. Elle permettra de présenter aux membres de l’association les activités conduites en 2017, les comptes 2017, ainsi que le programme de travail 2018-2019.

International technical workshop "Data, trends, impacts and benefits associated with the creation of an emission control area by vessels in the Mediterranean"

09/06/2018 to 09/07/2018

Co-organized by the Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition and Plan Bleu on September 6th and 7th, 2018, in Marseille, this workshop will present the methodology and to share the results of this study carried out by France menée par la France on the possibility of setting up an ECA zone ("Emissions Control Areas") in the Mediterranean.

Conference "Environment and development in the Mediterranean yesderday, today and tomorrow" on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Plan Bleu


More than 130 participants have gathered in Paris, on 5th June 2018, on the occasion of Plan Bleu’s 40 years anniversary, during the international conference, organized jointly with the Association Serge Antoine. Experts, decision-makers, representatives of national, European and Mediterranean institutions, and members of the civil society discussed the Mediterranean issues and possible futures.

BleuTourMed MidTerm Conference: Re-connecting tourism: Promoting evidence based policies for sustainable development

05/29/2018 to 05/30/2018

The Midterm Conference, organized by BleuTourMed project in Rome (Italy) on 29-30 May 2018, is the first capitalization event of the MED Sustainable Tourism Community. The conference aimed to present the state-of-play of the implementation of the projects involved in the community and to discuss the preliminary recommendation of the Med Community coming from the projects’ first results.

Empowering the Mediterranean Community : tools for Ecosystem-based Management

05/16/2018 to 05/18/2018

The seminar, that was held in Podgorica, Montenegro, on 16-17 May 2018, aimed to highlight and transfer practical methodologies and tools developed by current EU and Mediterranean research, management and policy projects to stimulate a Euro-Mediterranean technical and political debate on latest strategies and tools for ecosystem-based management and biodiversity conservation.

2nd ENI-SEIS II South workshop on indicators

04/17/2018 to 04/18/2018

Plan Bleu, in cooperation with European Environment Agency (EEA) and Mediterranean Action Plan organized the 2nd ENI-SEIS II South workshop on indicators on 17-18 April 2018 in Athens, Greece. This second workshop aimed to present in more details indicators methodological aspects, data availability, data gaps, corresponding data flows and infrastructures through hands-on thematic sessions and sharing of experiences and of best practices while with these indicators.

3rd Mediterranean Water Forum

01/22/2018 to 01/24/2018

Milestone along the preparation of the Mediterranean Region participation in the 8th World Water Forum (Brasilia, Brazil, 18-23 March 2018), the 3rd edition of the Mediterranean Water Forum was held on 22 and 24 January 2018 in Cairo, Egypt. Plan Bleu co-organized the Session "water and climate change" held in the afternoon of Tuesday, 23 January 2018.