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Throwback: RV Belgica research cruise

  • 18 April 2023

The Joint Action Science for Good Environmental Status entered operational activities in July 2022 with a one-week long research cruise endorsed by the UN Ocean Decade.

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Seas & Oceans Art Gallery Exhibition

  • 18 April 2023

The Seas and Oceans Art Gallery Exhibition will be held from April 20 to June 25 in Brussels at the Talk C.E.C.

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Towards a blue bioeconomy research agenda

  • 23 March 2023

The Blue Bioeconomy ERA-NET Cofund is launching a blue bioeconomy research agenda as a result of a foresight implemented in 2022. The foresight was part of Blue Bioeconomy ERA-NET Cofund’s mission of strengthening Europe’s position in the blue bioeconomy, working with facilitators Luc van Hoof and Sarah Smith from the European Fisheries and Aquaculture Research Organisations (EFARO –

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Fifth meeting of the AANChOR CSA Steering Committee

  • 21 March 2023

The AANChOR CSA Partners and the 6 All-Atlantic Joint Pilot Actions leaders recently convened in Brasilia for the fifth and final meeting of the AANChOR CSA Steering Committee.

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EurOCEAN 2023 Conference

  • 08 March 2023

Save the date! EurOCEAN 2023 conference in Vigo, Spain - 10-11 October 2023.

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BlueBio kicks off seven projects on resource management, market and socioeconomic aspects

  • 03 March 2023

On 8 february 2023, BlueBio kicked off seven projects on resource management, market and socioeconomic aspects, funded through the BlueBio 2nd Additional Call.

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Five JPI Oceans Underwater Noise Projects kick off their activities in Brussels

  • 01 March 2023

JPI Oceans is pleased to announce the successful kick-off meeting of its five innovative projects, focused on the effects of noise pollution on marine ecosystems and the development of innovative seismic sources as quieter and effective alternatives to conventional marine geophysical exploration.

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JPI Oceans pledges three actions to the Mission Charter

  • 16 February 2023

JPI Oceans have submitted a first set of three of its Joint Actions as contributions to the Mission Ocean and Waters Charter. In so doing, JPI Oceans shows its commitment to contribute to the Mission objectives.

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Maelle - polyvalent officer aboard the Research Vessel Belgica

  • 10 February 2023

To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we sat down with Maelle Giraud, the polyvalent officer of RV Belgica, to hear about her career path and her experience in a job that has historically been male dominated.

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BlueBio holds Advanced Training course in Marine Biotechnologies

  • 02 February 2023

The BlueBio ERA-NET Cofund held a 3-day Advanced Training course in Marine Biotechnologies on 15-18 January at the University of Foggia, in Foggia, Italy. The course was co-organised by the National Research Council (CNR, Italy) and the University of Foggia (Italy), with the patronage of the European Society of Marine Biotechnology (ESMB).

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