THE BOLOGNA CHARTER AND THE JAP AT THE JOINT MEETING OF EC EXPERT GROUPS ON ICM & MARITIME SPATIAL PLANNING

Brussels (BE), 21-22nd April 2015. The CPMR, as member of the EC Expert Group on ICM and MSP, is giving communication at the Joint Meeting in Brussels on the Bologna Charter Joint Action Plan (JAP), delivered in the frame of COASTGAP project, with the aim of:

- raising awareness on issues related to Med coastal zones management/defence/adaptation;

-  requesting and contributing to a macro-regional and basin maritime strategy for the Mediterranean Sea;

- involving also the higher levels of National/European/International authorities (already in an advanced phase in IT, GR, F and ongoing in E and HR);

- demanding the definition of tools and financial resources for BC and JAP, as well as the launching of specific project calls.