Atlantic News

  • EMFAF Flagship 2021 projects in the Atlantic: FLORA & AquaWind

    Almost two years after their Kick-off, the two Flagship project on innovative multi-use in the Atlantic have achieved a lot. From developing cutting-edge technology to implementing ground-breaking solutions, these projects are making a significant impact in protecting the ocean.

  • Roadshow Outcomes: Oportunidades de la Economía Azul en el Atlántico

    BAF2024, the III edition of the Atlantic Forum on the Blue Economy (in spanish only), was held in Baiona (Pontevedra) from March 13 to 15, 2024 at the Parador de Baiona, the reference meeting on the blue economy of the Atlantic basin. 

  • Atlantic Success Story: WIN-BIG Project

    Women In Blue Economy Intelligence Gathering and Capacity Boosting

  • 1st ASC Meeting 2024 – Outcomes

    ASC Meeting 2024: Charting a Course for Ocean Governance

  • FLOW: Workshop for Policy Makers on Floating Offshore Wind

    The event FLOW that happened on January 23rd, within the scope of the Atlantic Strategy, discussed floating offshore wind knowledge, national plans, and targets for European Atlantic country policy makers.

  • French National Event at EUROMARITIME: The Outcomes

    This event was the first national joint event connecting the Atlantic Action plan and the WestMED initiative. Beyond recalling the ministerial declarations which were endorsed in 2023, it was the opportunity to declare the Presidency of the AAP for France and to share the message of the Portuguese Presidency for Westmed to the attendance which was mainly composed of national stakeholders.

  • Atlantic Pillar III: SFI awards €21m to develop Ireland’s research infrastructure

    Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has announced funding for eight research infrastructure projects focused on transforming various sectors. The selected projects are focused on issues such as energy optimisation, AI, quantum research, biomolecule detection and more. Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris, TD, said the funding will support “pioneering research”.

  • The new Atlantic French Presidency: Navigating towards a Sustainable Blue Future

    To foster a sustainable, decarbonised and thriving blue economy in the Atlantic region, the new French Presidency of the Atlantic Maritime Strategy highlights three key priorities that underscore the Ministerial Porto Declaration[1] commitment to environmental stewardship, stakeholder community involvement, and international cooperation.

  • Blue Synergies between sea basins and blue economy sectors - Outcomes

  • Welcome to the 2023 Implementation Report!

    Welcome to the 2023 Implementation Report of the Atlantic Action Plan 2.0 (AAP 2.0)!