HELCOM – 3rd Meeting of the Biodiversity segment team for drafting the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan

HELCOM has held online the 3rd Meeting of the Biodiversity segment team for drafting the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan on the 01.03.2021 from 09:00 to 16:00 CET.

Ida Carlén, CCB Biodiversity Officer and Nils Höglund, CCB’s Policy Officer attended 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.