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Blue Economy

Barcelona to host the WOC, the Sustainable Ocean Summit 2022 and the first Blue Finance Summit

The World Ocean Council (WOC), the city and the Port of Barcelona have partnered to develop the leading global hub for the Blue Economy – and that will...

Green Deal: EU announces €1 billion worth of commitments to protect the ocean

Today, at the Our Ocean Conference (OOC) in Palau, the EU has renewed its pledges towards international Ocean governance. Presenting a list of 44...

Port of Barcelona signs the One Ocean Summit Declaration

The Port of Barcelona has signed the One Ocean Summit Declaration, which aims to reduce the environmental impact of port activity and maritime transport,...

BlueInvest: Commission and EIF agree to mobilise €500 million with new equity fund for blue economy

NEWS ANNOUNCEMENT – 28 March 2022 – EU Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries BlueInvest: Commission and EIF agree to mobilise...

CNR, Enel and Garbage Service together for the electrification of the blue economy

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) December 7, 2021 – CNR, Enel and Garbage Service have signed a contract to mitigate the environmental impact of greenhouse...

Port of Vigo promotes the blue economy

The president of the Vigo Port Authority, Jesús Vázquez Almuiña, participated this morning in a Conference on the Future of Europe (COFE) that took place at...

Gandia reinforces its commitment to the sea with the success of the II Artisanal Fishing, Tourism and Territorial Exhibition

Valencia, September 20, 2021 – Last weekend, hundreds of people the Mostra de Pesca Artesanal, Turisme i Territori de la Mediterrània de Gandia...

Port Authority of Almería (APA) will host a conference on the CREASI-PAC Project, ‘Boosting Blue Growth and Industrial Symbiosis in the port areas of Almería and Carboneras

The Port Authority of Almería (APA) will celebrate tomorrow a conference on the CREASI-PAC Project, ‘Boosting Blue Growth and Industrial Symbiosis in...

Vigo Port organizes conference “Without Blue, there is no Green”

Vigo, Spain (PortSEurope) June 20, 2021 – The president of the Vigo Port Authority, Jesús Vázquez Almuiña, announced in the conference “Without...

European Commission proposes a new approach for a sustainable blue economy in the EU

Brussels, Belgium (PortSEurope) May 19, 2021 – The European Commission yesterday proposed a new approach for a sustainable blue economy in the...

The City Council and the Port of Barcelona sign an agreement to develop the Blue Economy as a strategic sector for the future

Barcelona City Council will promote a Blue Economy strategy – a sustainable economy linked to water and the sea – as one of the priority and future...

Blue Growth working groups holds a meeting to discuss future plans for Vigo port

Vigo, Spain (PortSEurope) April 1, 2021 – The Blue Growth working groups have met online to discuss the areas of “Training and History and of...

Vigo Port Authority and the Pontevedra Employers’ Confederation review future projects

Vigo, Spain (PortSEurope) February 24, 2021 – The presidents of the Vigo Port Authority (APV) and the Pontevedra Employers’ Confederation (CEP),...

UfM Ministers commit to strengthen the blue economy sector and promote sustainable growth in the Mediterranean

Brussels, 2 February 2021 – Ministers from the 42 Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) countries have agreed to intensify their efforts towards a sustainable...

Asian Development Bank and EIB join forces to support the sustainable blue economy

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) signed an agreement for a new partnership to support clean and sustainable ocean...

EUMOFA publishes the second edition of the study “Blue bioeconomy report”

EUMOFA has recently published the second edition of the study “Blue bioeconomy report”. The study aims to provide an updated overview of the European...

Vigo port collaborates with GMV for European Space Agency

Vigo, Spain (PortSEurope) December 1, 2020 – The Vigo Port Authority is collaborating with the GMV business group in a program for the European Space...