CCB Workshop on marine litter was arranged in Helsinki, Finland on 8 March 2017. It concluded the results of 2015 “Plastic Free Baltic” campaign and discussed the plans for 2016-2017. The workshop has also formally launched CCB brochures on microplastic pollution, being produced in all Baltic Sea Region languages (except Danish and Ukrainian), see links for download here.
The Workshop preceded HELCOM Stakeholder Conference on Marine Litter, where CCB’s work was exhibited at a separate stand.
CCB’s team was represented by Friends of the Earth / BUND für Umwelt und Naturschutz, Polish Ecological Club / PKE, Eastern Pomerania, Environmental Protection Club of Latvia, VAK, Friends of the Baltic, St. Petersburg, Russia, Lithuanian Fund for Nature, Green Planet, Kaliningrad, Russia, Center for Environmental Solutions, Minsk, Belarus, Swedish Society for Nature Conservation, SSNC, Finnish Society for Nature & Environment / Natur och Miljö, Finnish Association for Nature Conservation, and CCB Secretariat, Sweden.
Full memo of the workshop, including its agenda and list of participants is available here