Small particles, big concerns: Marine microplastics revisited
Hosted by MEP Catherine Chabaud, Co-Chair of the ‘Ocean Governance’ Working Group of the European Parliament Intergroup on ‘Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development’
1st Sustainable Blue Economy Partnership Symposium
13-14 February 2024, Brussels
BlueBio Final consortium meeting
The Blue Bioeconomy ERA-Net Cofund will organise a Final meeting in Brussels to mark the end of the ERA-Net. The event will gather science-policy professionals and research and innovation funders to discuss R&I project portfolio management, using a Value Chain Approach and creating synergies among projects.
- 14 November 2023
Following months of thorough scoping and more months of intense writing, the Knowledge Hub on Sea Level Rise is pleased to announce the submission of the chapters for peer review. The First Assessment Report of the European Knowledge Hub on Sea Level Rise will be published in the journal State of the Planet. Through the journal webpage the chapter drafts will be accessible for open expert review.
- 23 November 2023
JPI Oceans and the BlueBio ERA-NET Cofund engaged knee-deep in the first Mission Arena in Gothenburg on 14-16 November. We shared our experiences as networks of R&I funders and consulted regional stakeholders’ views on which funding instruments are best suited to support the Mission Restore our Ocean and Waters.
- 22 November 2023
The representatives of the JPI Oceans AISBL member countries have unanimously voted for an extension of the term of the previous Chair, Niall McDonough of the Marine Institute in Ireland.
- 27 October 2023
The National Concert Hall in Dublin, Ireland, hosted the Management Board of JPI Oceans for its 30th meeting.
- 26 October 2023
The landmark conference, which took place in Vigo, Spain, on October 10-11, brought forth a healthy mix of scientific expertise, policy initiatives, and cross-sectoral engagement culminating in the signing of the Vigo Declaration.
Call for Expression of Interest: Private sector partners for Ecological Aspects of Deep-Sea Mining project(s)
- 05 October 2023
The JPI Oceans Joint Action on Ecological Aspects of Deep-Sea Mining is extending an invitation to private sector stakeholders for partnering in forthcoming research project(s). These project(s) will examine the ecological implications of deep-sea mining activities.
- 25 September 2023
The final meeting of JPI Oceans Joint Action on “Ecological Aspects of Microplastics” was held in Galway on 14 and 15 September, 2023.
JPI Oceans continues to explore the ecological impacts of deep-sea mining with a third phase of research
- 17 August 2023
The third phase of the Joint Action will contribute to advancing scientific knowledge and supporting policy making on deep-sea mining, and analyse ethical implications and societal consequences related to deep-sea mining.
- 04 July 2023
The “Seas and Oceans” Talk C.E.C. exhibition took place from 20 April to 25 June 2023, on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.