The second round of MARINA workshops – running from January to May 2018 – has just started. These participatory workshops organized in the framework of the MARINA project are part of a Mobilization and Mutual Learning (MML) process composed of two phases at local and international levels held across Europe over the last 12 months. […]

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Constanta, Romania, 6 March 2018 Will the unique character of the Black Sea ecosystem survive climate changes? Va supraviețui caracterul unic al ecosistemului Mării Negre schimbărilor climatice? The Black Sea is the most voluminous anoxic basin and an ecosystem with unique particularities. One of the most intriguing facts about the Black Sea is its depletion […]

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13 March, Copenhagen More value. Collaboration on mitigating climate change in coastal areas by community-driven processes. Merværdi. Samarbejde mellem private lodsejere og kommuner om klimatilpasning i i kystnære områder. Man has lived by the coast for generations. But due to the so-called Anthropocene, the changes have become more fundamental, bigger and severe. Coastal projection is […]

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Dialogue 1 on “Opening marine research and innovation policies to the society” (ITALIAN Language)   Abbiamo chiesto ai responsabili di politiche nazionali e internazionali di tutta Europa di identificare, se esistono, i principali ostacoli all’inclusione delle sfide sociali nei processi di ricerca e innovazione. Leggi il primo post dell’evento sottostante e inizia la discussione dandoci […]

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Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) Marina project roundtable 6 February, Brussels Within the MARINA project, we have conducted a desk research on the integration of RRI principles in past and on-going EU-funded projects. Our goal aimed to identify and analyse lessons learned and evaluate how RRI was handled in those projects and to provide recommendations […]

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7 February 2018 Istanbul, Turkey Blue Growth and Sea Transportation in TSS Mavi Büyüme ve Türk Boğazlar Sistemi’nde Deniz Taşımacılığı The Turkish Straits System (TSS) acts as a biological corridor between two distinctly different basins and has a sensitive marine ecosystem. The region also harbors a lot of industrial activities and as well as 1/3 […]

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29 January 2018 MARINA Mobilisation and Mutual Learning Workshop Nice, France Marine biotechnologies, a source of a local and sustainable economy: what are the challenges for the future? Les biotechnologies marines, source d’économie locale et durable,  quels enjeux pour l’avenir ?   Today, 29 of January, the second rounds of MARINA Mobilisation and Mutual Learning (MML) […]

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8 February 2018 MARINA Mobilisation and Mutual Learning Workshop Tartu, Estonia Turning sea transportation threats into sea transportation opportunities on the Baltic Sea Muudame Läänemere meretrantspordi ohud meretranspordi võimalusteks There is a saying that every port in the world has at least one Estonian in it. Estonians pride themselves with being a sea nation, expert […]

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Online the new issue of “MARINAzine. Our engagement with the Ocean”, the official newsletter from the Horizon 2020 MARINA Project. In this issue (January 2018): • Gender Equality: Can Research support a responsible policy-making process? • BLUEMED: connecting transnational communities for a shared R&I agenda • MARINA Workshops: discover the forthcoming Agenda .. and more […]

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The 2nd HEIRRI Conference welcomes contributions presenting RRI practices, projects, programmes and initiatives that demonstrate the application of RRI in higher education. Specifically welcome applications that put a spotlight on activities designed to integrate more democratic governance in research and innovation with an emphasis on positive societal impacts along with a promotion and application of a […]

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