HELCOM Workshop on regional nutrient recycling strategy

The workshop was held at Falenty Centrum Szkoleniowo-Konferencyjne (address: al. Hrabska 4b, 05-090 Raszyn-Falenty) near the Warsaw airport, Poland on 7 November 2018. The workshop started on Wednesday, 7 November 2018 at 9:00 and ended by 17:00. The workshop was organized by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Poland and HELCOM in cooperation with the European Union Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region Policy Area Nutri.

The HELCOM Ministerial Meeting, held on 6 March 2018 in Brussels, committed to elaborating by 2020 a Baltic Sea Regional Nutrient Recycling Strategy and agreed to develop, as a follow-up to the Strategy, possible nutrient recycling measures to be included in the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan. The HELCOM Group on Sustainable Agricultural Practices (Agri group) is leading the work in cooperation with the HELCOM Working Group on Reduction of Pressures from the Baltic Sea Catchment Area (Pressure Working Group).

The workshop was organized back-to-back with the Manure Standards policy workshop held on 6 November and the Meeting of the Agri group dedicated to the revision of Annex III part II  held on 8 November at the same venue.

Provisional agenda and related information are available here.