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One additional research project on microplastics awarded funding by JPI Oceans partners

  • 09 April 2020

RESPONSE, a research project focusing on the fate and biological effects of microplastics and nanoplastics in marine ecosystems, is the sixth project proposal to be awarded funding under the joint call on microplastics in the marine environment.

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HOTMIC research project completes its first expedition

  • 07 April 2020

The JPI Oceans HOTMIC project, coordinated by the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, aims to close knowledge gaps about the fate of plastic in the oceans.

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Farewell to our Strategic Director Kathrine Angell-Hansen

  • 01 April 2020

After a full decade at the JPI Oceans secretariat in Brussels, Kathrine is returning to Oslo.

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Mission Clean Oceans discussion at the European Parliament

  • 20 February 2020

On 17 February 2020, the SEARICA Intergroup, in collaboration with JPI Oceans, IUCN and the Ocean Plastics Lab, held the information and discussion event Mission Clean Oceans at the European Parliament in Brussels.

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Call on knowledge transfer of research on Aquatic Pollutants

  • 19 February 2020

The three Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) on Water, Oceans and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) are pleased to announce an additional call for proposals on Scientific Networking and Transfer Projects.

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AquaticPollutants Joint Call 2020

  • 17 February 2020

The three Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) on Water, Oceans and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) are pleased to announce a joint call for research and innovation projects on risk posed to human health and the environment by pollutants and pathogens present in the water resources.

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Belmont Forum, JPI Oceans and Future Earth award funding to 13 innovative projects for ocean sustainability

  • 12 February 2020

The Belmont Forum, JPI Oceans and Future Earth are pleased to announce the funding recipients of the Collaborative Research Action aimed at finding innovative solutions for ocean sustainability and climate change mitigation.

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EUREC4A project launches its first international campaign in Barbados exploring the ocean-climate nexus

  • 20 January 2020

The newly established EUREC4A-OA project, funded jointly through JPI Oceans and JPI Climate, has launched its first international airborne and oceanographic research campaign in Barbados.

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Two additional projects on ocean-climate interactions funded through JPI Oceans and JPI Climate

  • 16 January 2020

Thanks to an increase in financial commitment by several national funding agencies, a further two proposals to the joint JPI Climate and JPI Oceans call were now awarded funding.

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Mission Clean Oceans - How can science and innovation tackle ocean pollution?

  • 15 January 2020

The European Commission’s leadership towards a Green Deal, the recent constitution of the new European Parliament and re-establishment of its SEARICA Intergroup, and the discussions of the Oceans Mission Board provide an inspiring backdrop to discuss how science and innovation can tackle the problem of ocean pollution from plastics and beyond.

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