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Towards an Atlantic Vision for Maritime Spatial Planning


Join us online to hear about progress on the SIMAtlantic project and the Atlantic Action Plan.

Help us develop a vision for maritime spatial planning (MSP) in the European Atlantic region, with lessons from experiences elsewhere and input from MSP stakeholders.

The event is part of the European Maritime Day ‘In My Country’ programme. EMD is an annual meeting point on maritime affairs and sustainable blue growth, engaging citizens across Europe through EMD In My Country.

The programme included:

The European Atlantic region

  • Introducing the European Atlantic region
  • Update on MSP in the five European Atlantic nations

Transboundary issues in the European Atlantic

  • Data use and sharing
  • Land-sea interactions
  • The Atlantic Action Plan and the blue economy

Developing a Vision for MSP in the European Atlantic

  • Lessons from the Baltic Sea
  • SIMAtlantic: development of shared principles

The recording of the webinar is available here.