HELCOM – 2nd Meeting of the Sea-based activities segment team for drafting the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan

On the 13.01.2021 was held online the 2nd Meeting of the Sea-based activities segment team for drafting the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan.

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

To know more about the event. 

Documents related to the event:
Provisional Annotated Agenda.
Outcome and 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.