Maritime policy

Finland’s action plan for maritime policy sent for consultation

16.6.2021 15.40
The Prime Minister’s Office sent a draft of its action plan for maritime policy for a broad round of consultations on 16 June 2021. The purpose of the action plan is to develop and coordinate Finland’s maritime policy and to implement the maritime policy objectives set in the Government Programme.

New EU approach to blue economy aims to promote conservation and sustainable use of marine resources

21.5.2021 11.39
Photo: Suomen Tuulivoimayhdistys ry
On 17 May, the European Commission published a communication on promoting a sustainable blue economy in the EU. The Communication sets out a detailed agenda for the blue economy. A sustainable blue economy is a fundamental part of the broader European Green Deal, which is indispensable for the future of Europe. Sustainable blue economy is not possible without clean and healthy oceans and seas.