Entries by Communication team

Pour une unification des stratégies sectorielles dans plusieurs secteurs du domaine maritime

Source: webmangercenter.com La secrétaire générale chargée des Affaires maritimes, Asma Shiri, a indiqué, mercredi 9 juin 2021, qu’elle souhaite achever le diagnostic de l’espace maritime en Tunisie avant la fin de l’année 2021. Lors d’une visite effectuée dans le gouvernorat de Mahdia, elle a ajouté qu’un comité de pilotage, comprenant des représentants de tous les […]

Les start-up et les transfers de technologie, nouveau souffle pour les clusters méditerranéens

Source: Econostrum Arrivés voici une vingtaine d’années dans les pays méditerranéens, avec comme pionniers les incubateurs d’El Ghazala (Tunisie), Berytech (Liban) et Casablanca Technopark (Maroc), les écosystèmes d’innovation se sont rapidement développés dans ces régions. Les parcs technologiques (souvent baptisés technoparks) ou clusters (grappe d’entreprises en français), spécialisés dans des secteurs précis, sont venus compléter […]

La economía azul genera 300.000 empleos en Andalucía

Source: Málago hoy La economía azul, es decir, la relacionada con mares y océanos; genera en Andalucía 300.000 empleos y 17.000 millones de euros, lo que supone un 10,5% del PIB de la región, sólo dos puntos menos que el turismo. Estas son los principales datos que se extraen del informe La Economía Azul en Andalucía que ha elaborado […]

Effective Project Proposal Development for EU Funding | 29 june 2021 | Online

This pilot training session is aimed at Blue Economy stakeholders in the Southern Mediterranean who are interested in acquiring basic knowledge and skills for EU project proposal development. The training will include sessions on the logical framework approach, do’s and don’ts in the preparation of these type of projects, consortium building, as well as concrete […]

New online Guide on EU funding for tourism

The new ‘Guide on EU funding for tourism’ highlights the wide range of funding programmes relevant to the tourism ecosystem included in the new budget, Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027, and Next Generation EU. This online guide comes with new EU programmes working towards a more sustainable, inclusive and digital EU economy. The guide gathers information […]

MSP as booster for Blue Economy – Ensuring a coherent planning across the Western Mediterranean region

The WestMED – MSPglobal joint webinar, held on May 11th 2021, focused on advancing a step closer to a Mediterranean MSP perspective, a perspective of collaboration, coexistence and synergetic relationship between the different components of the maritime sectors. The main objective of this event was to examine different forms of governance relating to MSP and […]

WestMED Green Shipping Technical Group: first meeting among subgroups of stakeholders interested in priority actions

The ultimate mission of the WestMED Assistance Mechanism (WMAM) is to provide support for the adoption and implementation of the Blue Economy agenda « Framework for Action ». To reach the main goals established in the FfA, the WMAM has developed multiple actions and tools over time, including support to new project proposals or the promotion of […]

WestMED at the ASSOITTICA Sea Food Trade Show 2021

The first edition of the international digital fishery and aquaculture exhibition, organised by the Italian association ASSOITTICA, took place on 20-21 May. With over 90 virtual exhibitors from South-Eastern Asia to Alaska, from Chile to Mauritania, as well as a high quality programme of seminars and workshops, the WestMED Initiative was invited to have an […]