B-ECOSYSTEM, Integrated Coastal Areas Management to protect maritime environment from Ballast waters

Thematic objective: B.4 Protection de l’environnement, adaptation au et atténuation du changement climatique
الأولوية: Priorité B.4.1 Soutenir les initiatives durables visant à trouver des solutions innovantes et technologiques pour accroître la gestion efficace de l’eau et encourager l’utilisation de ressources en eau non conventionnelles
Brief description of the project: Ballast water dropped to the sea by ships that don't need it anymore can be the origin of several problems of introduction of invasive species in natural protected areas. In order to improve the control of ballast water, it is needed to face it in a common approach within the Mediterranean Sea. The project seeks cooperation between ports and public authorities from both North and South countries to also better implement international, European and national normative regarding it.
Objectifs principaux – problèmes à traiter: Improve the governance of ballast water and reduce its impact on ecosystems. Enhancing the capacity of public authorities to plan, manage, use and monitor their coastal ecosystems in a sustainable manner, using an effective participatory approach with relevant stakeholders and local communities
Résultats attendus: Newly adopted integrated strategies and tools for the sustainable management of coastal zones, etc., including appropriate reflection on the ecosystem approach and developed through a participatory exercise.
Partners already involved: Port Authority of Cartagena
Partenaires recherchés: Ports, regional and national administration
Budget total prévisionnel: 3.500.000 €
First name: Maria
Last name: Garcia
Name of the organisation: Eurovertice
Type d’organisme: Company or other economic operator
City: Murcia
Country: sp
البريد الإلكتروني: maria.garcia@eurovertice.eu
Phone number: 0034 968 277 845
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