Practices

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SUPREME

This project deliverable sought to provide a methodology for the development of cross-border MSP initiatives, taking into consideration an ecosystem-based approach. 

Water

Maritime spatial planning (MSP) has been developing for years on the basis of international commitments, national legislations, and professional practices.

CPMR – IMC Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions – Intermediterranean Commission

The Working Group on Transport and Integrated Maritime Policy was created by the Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) to support Mediterranean regional authorities’ efforts to improve the impl

PHAROS4MPAs

The DST-MPA is a tool designed to help users to find recommendations, provided within the framework of the PHAROS4MPAs project, concerning the environmental impacts of economic sectors in the Mediterranean.

Marine Policy Volume 83, September 2017, Pages 83-91

Many decisions need to be made during the course of an MSP process, but although the use of decision support tools can help planners make decisions in a more systematic and objective way, their use is not widespread.

EUSAIR

EUSAIR was jointly developed by the EC, together with the Adriatic-Ionian Region countries and stakeholders, in order to address common challenges. The Strategy was adopted in 2014 together with its Action Plan.

SUPREME

This guidance was developed to formulate a customized MSP monitoring framework for the Eastern Mediterranean.

Science of the Total Environment 653 (2019) 612-629

In the framework of the MUSES Project, the paper aims to review current and future Multi-Use potentials and opportunities, and addresses challenges of ten existing and potential Multi-Use combination

Adriatic +

The “Feasibility study for the Adriatic plus Decision Support System (DSS) for the adoption of measures to mitigate threats to the marine and coastal biodiversity” was developed within the project Adriatic plus “Sharing marine and coastal cross ma

FishMPABlue 2

This document describes the results of the testing and proposing the operational measures for SSF governance and management in any MPAs located in the northern shore of the Mediterranean region.

PORTODIMARE

The Adriatic-Ionian Geoportal (GAIR), has been built to support the analysis and risk assessment within the Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) and Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) processes, and to be a concrete tool for the EUSAIR Action Pl

HAZADR

The main objective of the HAZADR project was the establishment of a cross-border network for the prevention of risk and for the early management of emergencies related to pollution of the Adriatic Sea and its coasts.