EU bans cod fishing in Baltic Sea

By |julij 24th, 2019|Baltic Sea, cod, fisheries, Karmenu Vella, Lithuania, News, overfishing, Poland|

The EU announced Tuesday (23 July) an immediate ban on fishing cod, the staple of Britain's fish and chips, in most of the Baltic Sea in response to an impending stock collapse.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU bans cod fishing in Baltic Sea

Northern Group aims to step up regional security cooperation

By |junij 26th, 2019|Baltic Sea, Berlin, Germany, Nato, News, Northern Group, Russia, Ursula von der Leyen|

Only days after the NATO-led maritime manoeuvre BALTOPS (Baltic Operations) tested the waters in the Baltic Sea region, Northern Group defence ministers met on Tuesday (25 June) in Berlin in an attempt to deepen their cooperation. The so-called Norther...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Northern Group aims to step up regional security cooperation

Mussels, health, and Baltic tourism. What do they have in common?

By |december 13th, 2018|Baltic Sea, News, Poland, regional cooperation, Regional Development and Cohesion policy|

Initiatives like the Baltic Sea Region combine the unusual and predictable in developing people’s sense of shared responsibility for the development of their home regions, writes Jerzy Kwieciński.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Mussels, health, and Baltic tourism. What do they have in common?

Cetaceans are under fresh threat in the EU

By |september 19th, 2017|Baltic Sea, cetacean bycatch, conservation, fisheries, marine ecosystems, News, porpoises, trailing|

Cetacean bycatch has been a major conservation and animal welfare concern in the EU for decades, but moves are afoot to potentially water down protections for such sensitive marine species. Sarah Dolman, Sarah Baulch and Jo Swabe argue that better monitoring and mitigation measures in new legislation could help to eliminate this problem.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Cetaceans are under fresh threat in the EU

Estonia seeks broad EU mandate for Russian gas talks, beyond Nord Stream 2

By |junij 28th, 2017|Baltic Sea, EU-Russia relations, Gas, gazprom, Germany, News, Nord Stream, Nord Stream-2|

Discussions on Russian gas imports should be looked at more broadly than from the narrow perspective of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project, according to sources from the incoming Estonian Presidency of the EU who said the Baltic state would ask for a b...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Estonia seeks broad EU mandate for Russian gas talks, beyond Nord Stream 2