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 – efaro.eu).
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.
EurOCEAN 2023 Conference
- 08 March 2023
Save the date! EurOCEAN 2023 conference in Vigo, Spain - 10-11 October 2023.
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.
Current Joint Actions
Ecological Aspects of Microplastics
The Joint Action Ecological Aspects of Microplastics was launched as one of JPI Oceans’ pilot activities, to study the sources, distribution and impact of microplastics in the marine environment.
Munition in the Sea
The Knowledge Hub on Munition in the Sea constitutes a multi-national expert group which aims to coordinate research and innovation to assess risks, define priorities and suggest intervention options concerning legacy munitions in the marine environment.
Current Strategic Engagements
All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance
The All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance is the result of science diplomacy efforts involving countries from both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, aiming at enhancing marine research and innovation cooperation across the Atlantic anywhere between the Arctic and Antarctica.
European Ocean Observing System
The European Ocean Observing System (EOOS) framework promotes ocean observing in Europe by means of collaboration, coordination and integration among the relevant key people, institutions and facilities.