HELCOM – 3rd Meeting of the Drafting Group for the Updated Baltic Sea Action Plan

On the 01.10.2020, from 9:30 to 11:30 CET HELCOM hold online Third Meeting of the Drafting Group for the Updated Baltic Sea Action Plan.

Mikhail Durkin, CCB’s Executive Secretary took part in the meeting.

To know more about the event.

Documents related to the event:
Provisional Annotated Agenda
Outcome
Draft overarching preamble
Drafting the Horizontal actions segment

 

What is HELCOM?

The Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission – also known as the Helsinki Commission (HELCOM) – is an intergovernmental organization (IGO) and a regional sea convention in the Baltic Sea area, consisting of ten Contracting Parties, namely Denmark, Estoniathe European UnionFinlandGermanyLatviaLithuaniaPolandRussia and Sweden.  HELCOM is the governing body of the Helsinki Convention and a platform for environmental policy making at the regional level. HELCOM was established about four decades ago to protect the marine environment of the Baltic Sea from all sources of pollution through intergovernmental cooperation. The HELCOM Secretariat is located in Helsinki, Finland. To know more about it.