19th Meeting of the joint HELCOM-VASAB Maritime Spatial Planning Working Group

The 19th Meeting of the joint HELCOM-VASAB Maritime Spatial Planning Working Group (HELCOM-VASAB MSP WG 18-2019) will be held in St Petersburg, Russia, on
28-29 October 2019.

The Meeting will be focused on the discussion on proposals to advance regional MSP framework based on the outcomes of the recent assessment, requirements to ensure coherence of MSP in the region, reflection of MSP in the updated BSAP as well as the update of the group’s working plan expiring this year.

Participants of the Meeting are kindly requested to register to the Meeting by answering the Participation Survey not later than by 19 October 2019.
In accordance with the agreement by HELCOM-VASAB MSP WG 6-2013 (Outcome, paragraph 1.2), the Contracting Parties/Member Countries as well as Observers are requested to submit substantial documents requiring a decision or action to the Secretariats (dmitry.frank-kamenetsky@helcom.fi, florent.nicolas@helcom.fi and info@vasab.org) by 30 September 2019 and information documents by 14 October 2019. Practical information, including information regarding visa support and document template are available on the HELCOM-VASAB MSP WG 19-2019 Meeting Site.