Category Oceans

Geneviève Pons (Europe Jacques Delors) : “Nous avons besoin de tout le monde à bord pour faire de cette Mission un succès !”

Le think tank Europe Jacques Delors salue l’annonce, par la Commission européenne, du plan de mise en œuvre de la Mission “Restaurer nos océans et nos eaux” du programme Horizon Europe. Horizon Europe est le programme de l’Union européenne pour la recherche et l’innovation. Il prend la suite du programme Horizon 2020 achevé à la […]

30 años después del Protocolo de Madrid, es más urgente que nunca proteger el océano Antártico. Por (*) Geneviève Pons y Pascal Lamy

El 4 de octubre, ministros y expertos de todo el mundo se reunen en Madrid para conmemorar el 30º aniversario de la firma del Protocolo al Tratado Antártico sobre Protección del Medio Ambiente (también conocido como Protocolo de Madrid). Nos uniremos a ellos para celebrar este paso clave para la gobernanza medioambiental que declaró la […]

EU ministerial to focus on Antarctica’s protection

Ministers from countries backing further Antarctic marine protection met on 29 September to discuss how to win support of Russia and China for increased action. European Commissioner, Virginijus Sinkevičius, is hosting ministers ahead of the annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Living Marine Resources (CCAMLR) that will decide on three large-scale […]

The EU goes toe-to-toe with Russia and China over Antarctica

The EU wants to protect 3 million square kilometers of the Southern Ocean. by Louise Guillot·13 HOURS AGO·4 MINUTE READThe European Commission’s effort to play a bigger role in the world is running into trouble even in Antarctica. Ursula von der Leyen said she wanted to run a “geopolitical Commission”, and Brussels is pushing for […]

Bulletin of Geophysics and Oceanography – An International Journal of Earth Sciences

The Starfish Mission: an Italian perspective – Supplement N. 3, September 2021, Vol. 62 Download the pdf

The Ocean Race Summit Europe

The ocean is currently governed by many different legal structures of varying levels of complexity, that reside within numerous local, national, European and international, European bodies, national and local sectors and institutions. This often poses  challenges for effective and sustainable governance. In this session we assess how this current system is working and hear of […]