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REVIEWS IN AQUACULTURE 

Marine aquaculture is the most promising industry for ensuring future provision of seafood.

ATLAS - Understanding deep Atlantic Ecosystems 

The document provides an inventory of deep-sea ecosystem services (as well as their Blue Growth potential) in various locations of the North Atlantic.

The following description explains the context and conditions for Blue Economy investments that European Investment Fund (EIF) will be seeking as part of the EFSI Equity Instrument, it also provides additional elements of considerations for invest

WindEurope

How will offshore wind help Europe go carbon-neutral?

Plan4Blue

The Plan4Blue project has developed four scenarios to depict how planning choices may affect people and the marine nature in the Gulf of Finland and the Archipelago Sea.

Think Tank North Sea

The Belgian State Secretary for the North Sea, attached to the Minister of Social Affairs and Public Health, has overseen the development of a Long term Vision Document for the Belgian Part of the North Sea 2050 through an integrated and participa

Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) for Blue Growth Technical Study

The Handbook presents a step-by-step approach to developing MSP indicators.

SeaGis 2.0

Creating underwater maps of the area to be used as a basis for MSP, particularly when investigating environmental protection areas such as Natura 2000 and ecosystem services. The seabed of the Baltic Sea is poorly mapped.

EUSAIR

EUSAIR was jointly developed by the EC, together with the Adriatic-Ionian Region countries and stakeholders, in order to address common challenges. The Strategy was adopted in 2014 together with its Action Plan.

The National Operational Programme "Research and Innovation" 2014-2020 is the instrument by which Italy contributes to the implementation of the Cohesion Policy of the European Union in favour of their most disadvantaged geographical areas.

The program promotes actions enhancing the potential of the blue economy and generating sustainable growth and new jobs in maritime sectors.

The Italy-Croatia CBC Programme’s overall objective is to increase the prosperity and the blue growth potential of the area.