HELCOM – 5th Meeting of the Biodiversity segment team for drafting the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan

On the 23.04.2021 from 10:00 to 15:00 CET, will be held online the 5th Meeting of the Biodiversity segment team for drafting the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan.

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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.