HELCOM – State and Conservation intersessional meeting on the MPA LIFE project proposal

On the 24.11.2020 from 9:00 to 16:00 CET was held online the meeting “state and Conservation intersessional meeting on the MPA LIFE project proposal”.

Aimi Hamberg, who works for the Danish Society and Nature Conservation participated to the event under Coalition Clean Baltic.

To know more about the event organised by HELCOM.

Documents related to the event:
Provisional Agenda
Draft structure and content of proposed HELCOM LIFE MPA project
Summary of LIFE MPA concept note (Draft 1.0)

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.