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Webinar Interreg Med "Greening your event"

Interreg Med projects organized the Webinar “Greening your event” on 10th July 2018 in order to foster the knowledge exchange and sustainable practices towards more environmentally friendly events.
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The July Newsletter has just been published

Find the latest news and information from Plan Bleu in the new issue of the Newsletter and subscribe if you have not already done so!
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1st edition of "the AViTeM Workshops": Resources and urban development in the Mediterranean, the nexus water-energy-food

The Agency for Sustainable Mediterranean Cities and Territories (AVITEM) launched on 6 July 2018 in Marseille "the AViTeM Workshops", a series of conferences dedicated to the topics of sustainable cities in the Mediterranean. This first edition was devoted to the theme "Resources and urban development in the Mediterranean, the nexus water-energy-food".
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Browse the report of the 2nd ENI-SEIS II South Support Mechanism Regional workshop on indicators

The report of the 2nd ENI-SEIS II South Support Mechanism Regional workshop on indicators held on 17-18 April 2018 in Athens, Greece is now available. It contains also the full set of annexes including the methodological factsheets of the indicators.
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3rd capitalization and community building event of the Blue Growth Community

The Blue Growth Community, driven by the InnoBlueGrowth project (Interreg MED) whose Plan Bleu is partner, celebrated its third transnational capitalization and community building event on the theme of Clusters from 20 to 21 June 2018 in Athens, Greece.
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Plan Bleu hosts the MedECC secretariat

Plan Bleu has been supporting MedECC (Mediterranean experts on climate and environmental changes network) in partnership with the Mediterranean Action Plan (MAP) and the Princely Government of Principality of Monaco since 2016, and since May 2018 hosts the MedECC secretariat.
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Just released - Seven flyers related to the implementation of the Mediterranean Strategy for Sustainable Development

Seven flyers related to the implementation of the Mediterranean Strategy for Sustainable Development (MSSD) and to the work of the Mediterranean Commission on Sustainable Development (MCSD) are now available online.
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Launch of MED 2050 - a new foresight initiative on future visions of the Environment and Development in the Mediterranean

Plan Bleu is launching MED 2050 - a new foresight initiative on future visions of the Environment and Development in the Mediterranean for 2050. You are interested in joining this initiative ? Please register !
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Implementation Agreement on the sub-regional marine oil pollution contingency plan signed by Cyprus, Greece and Israel

Cyprus, Greece, and Israel have signed in Nicosia, Cyprus, on Tuesday, 8 May, the Implementation Agreement on the Sub-Regional Marine Oil Pollution Contingency Plan. The objective of the Plan is an effective reaction to spills and to facilitate the co-operation among the three countries in the field of oil pollution preparedness and response.
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Socio-economic workshop “Saltpan initiative: Addressing wetland conservation in the Med region”

From 6 to 9 March 2018, Plan Bleu participated to the socio-economic workshop “Saltpan initiative: Addressing wetland conservation in the Med region” convened by BirdLife International in Sardinia, Italy. This workshop was organized in the framework of the project “Wetlands Overarching activities addressing Wetland Conservation in the Mediterranean Region”, for project partners (including Plan Bleu) intending to undertake socio-economic valuation of wetland sites.
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A new website for MedECC, the network of Mediterranean Experts on Climate and Environmental Change

With the support of Plan Bleu, the MedECC network of Mediterranean scientific and academic experts on climate and environmental change has just put its new website online and published numerous articles. In particular, you will find information on the preparation of its first assessment report on the impact of climate and environmental change on the Mediterranean region.
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Two new projects are joinging the MED Biodiversity Protection Community!

In February 2018, two new projects (PLASTICBUSTERS MPAs and PHAROS4MPAs) have officially joined the MED Biodiversity Protection Community, which is now capitalising on the activities and results of 11 projects.
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The MED Sustainable Tourism Community is getting bigger!

In February 2018, three new projects (HERIT DATA, INHERIT and COASTING) have officially joined the MED Sustainable Tourism Community, which is now capitalising on the activities and results of 17 projects.
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9th European Ramsar Meeting (ERM9)

Ramsar Convention on Wetlands organized the 9th European Ramsar Meeting (ERM9), in Olomouc, Czech Republic from 19 to 23 March 2018. This interactive meeting focused on the goals and targets of the Ramsar Strategic Plan 2016-2024 and how their implementation contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. Plan Bleu and its partners co-organized the Session "How does the Mediterranean community contribute to the Ramsar Strategic Plan 2016-2024".
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Mediterranean 2017 Quality Status Report

The 2017 Mediterranean Quality Status Report, launched at the 20th Ordinary Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Convention (Tirana, Albania, 17-20 December 2017) is now online. It provides a unique contribution to assessing the status of the Mediterranean ecosystem and the progress towards the achievement of its Good Environmental Status (GES).
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