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The aim of the programme is to develop an innovative, knowledge and research based, sustainable and inclusive 2 Seas area, where natural resources are protected and the green economy promoted.


The study provides a design and method for evaluating MSP and its implementation within the context of governance (Sustainability of Governance (SoG)).


This practices demonstrates how the sustainability of the MSP governance process can be evaluated.


PEGASO Spatial data Infrastructure (SDI) is a distributed data sharing infrastructure made up of GeoNodes composed of three main components: a Map Viewer, a Data Catalogue and a Map Atlas.

European Commission DG ENER

North Sea region countries (Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden, and later also the UK) have agreed to further strengthen their energy cooperation, to improve conditions for the development of

Marine Scotland

This report summarises the findings from a 2013 Sustainability Appraisal of a draft version Scotland’s National Marine Plan. The SA has considered the potential social, economic and environmental effects of the draft plan, and alternatives to the plan.


The objective of EBMS was to facilitate the implementation of the environmental management with the values of the management by ecosystem giving a better implementation of this strategy of the United Nations.

The Interreg South Baltic is a funding instrument seeking to activate the potential for blue and green growth through cross-border cooperation.


This book is a reflection of the spatial-analytical and design aspects of the GAUFRE report “Towards a Spatial Structure Plan for Sustainable Management of the Sea”.

Scottish Sustainable Marine Environment Initiative

This is a pilot marine spatial plan, developed for the Firth of Clyde in Scotland, as part of a number of pilots to inform the development of marine planning in Scotland.

This programme aims to foster a competitive economy, the sustainable use of common resources, a well-connected region and a skilled and socially inclusive region.

This funding programme seeks to foster transnational cooperation to make the Northwestern Europe a key economic player and attractive place to work and live, with high levels of innovation, sustainability and cohesion.