HELCOM – 20th Meeting of the Maritime Working Group

HELCOM held online the 20th Meeting of the Maritime Working Group from the 15.04.2021 09:00 to the 16.04.2021 15:00 CET.

Bettina Taylor who works for BUND participated to the event on behalf of CCB. Mikhail Durkin CCB’s Executive Secretary also took part in the meeting.

To know more about the event. 
To read the Provisional Annotated Agenda.
To see the outcome of the meeting and the participants list.

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.