Finland’s action plan for maritime policy sent for consultation
New EU approach to blue economy aims to promote conservation and sustainable use of marine resources
Government Resolution on Finland’s maritime policy guidelines
The Government adopted the guidelines for Finland's marine and maritime policy in January 2019. The guidelines define the focus of Finland’s marine and maritime policy extending to the oceans. The policy has four priority areas: the protection of the seas, maritime logistics, the maritime cluster and marine production.
Development of maritime policy »
The aim of active development work and cooperation is to create conditions for a sustainable growth of maritime sectors, improving the level of protection of the marine environment, and enhancing the cooperation and impact of actions by public authorities in maritime affairs.
Financing of maritime policy »
Financial support may be granted to maritime policy measures on the basis of a use plan endorsed by the Prime Minister’s Office.
EU’s Integrated Maritime Policy »
The aim of the Integrated Maritime Policy of the EU is to develop a more systematic approach to maritime affairs and enhance coordination between different policy sectors. The Prime Minister’s Office coordinates the Integrated Maritime Policy in Finland.
European Maritime Day »
European Maritime Day is an annual meeting point for Europe’s maritime community to network, discuss and forge joint action.
Our Ocean 2020 conference »
Our Ocean 2020 conference will be held in Palau 17.-18.8.2020.
UN Ocean Conference 2020 »
The UN Ocean Conference set to take place in Lisbon in June 2020 has been postponed.