News

12.11.2019, Porto

Interreg Atlantic Area workshop: Environmental actions on Atlantic coastal waters

What are the Atlantic projects doing to protect the environment and the marine biodiversity?

12.11.2019, Alfândega Porto Congress Centre

From 15:30 to 16:30

The Interreg Atlantic Area is promoting the workshop “Environmental actions on Atlantic coastal waters” during the 6th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference.

This session aims to highlight the environmental actions on Atlantic coastal waters and showcase four Atlantic projects that through their expertise are working together to tackle common challenges affecting the areas involved.

Addressing issues such as marine litter, noise pollution and monitoring of transitional and coastal water quality, these projects will present the actions they’ve been developing on their fields of action and make some recommendations on what the future Blue Economy policy areas might be.

Moderator: Prof. Francisco Taveira Pinto, Head of Marine Energy Group, Hydraulic, Water Resources and Environment Division, Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto

  • Sérgio Jesus, University of Algarve, Project JONAS
  • Marisa Fernández, Centro Tecnológico del Mar - Fundación CETMAR, Project CLEANATLANTIC
  • Maria Jesus Belzunce Segarra, Marine Research Division, AZTI-Tecnalia, Project MONITOOL

Check here the AGENDA of this event

*This session wil be held in English

Published on: 2019-10-30


MOSES hosts the 5th International Symposium on the Oceans in National Income Accounts

24-25.03.2021

How can international ocean economy statistics and the use of this information by policy makers be improved?

AYCH publishes the book “Learning Through Entrepreneurship: A Creative Approach”

02.02.2021

This book highlights the impact of the project during the last 4 years on young people's entrepreneurial skills

A new Hydrogen Triple Alliance emerged to increase green hydrogen transition across Europe

28.01.2021

SEAFUEL is part of this 3-Interreg projects Alliance. Learn more on the webinar to be organised next 18th February

AT-VIRTUAL launches the 1st start-up selection event "The Internet of Thinks"

27.01.2021

A competition will also be carried out to select startups to collaborate with Maritime Safety Training Centres

REDAWN and Beyond - Online final event

09.02.2021

Learn about the project results to reduce energy dependency in Atlantic Area water networks

The Interreg Atlantic Area team wishes you a very happy 2021 full of opportunities to cooperate!

21.12.2020

The Joint Secretariat assistance will be limited during the holiday season

AYCH project organises an International Creative Jam

10-11.12.2020

'Reinventing the future' will bring together like-minded young people for several days to solve social, environmental, technological challenges

ATLANTIC GEOPARKS launches new app to promote Geotourism in the Atlantic Area

The app highlights and promotes key geoheritage sites and local businesses in 11 destinations

Atlantic Futures selected as finalist for promoting youth entrepreneurship at EEPA

27.11.2020

The EEPA reward those who promote entrepreneurship and small business at the national, regional and local level

SAFER project awarded in the Atlantic Project Awards 2020

20.11.2020

This ceremony took place during the 7th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference