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Save the Baltic Sea: A 6,000 km hike with a call to protect the Baltic

(Save the Baltic Sea campaign press release)A team of environmental activists will begin their hike around the Baltic Sea, with… Read More »

Proud past, promising future – join the HELCOM 50th anniversary celebrations online on 25 April

Save the date! We are happy to invite the entire extended HELCOM family to join online the 50th anniversary celebrations… Read More »

Nefco: The Baltic Sea Action Plan Fund grants EUR 1 million to 10 new projects to improve the health of the Baltic Sea

Many of the new projects funded by the Baltic Sea Action Plan Fund (BSAP Fund) have a special focus on… Read More »

HELCOM to collaborate with the Save the Baltic Sea campaign

Save the Baltic Sea is a hiking expedition and an environmental campaign around the Baltic Sea covering eight countries, taking… Read More »

First data call launched for PROTECT BALTIC

HELCOM has officially launched its first data call for PROTECT BALTIC, inviting stakeholders to share crucial biotic, abiotic, and supporting… Read More »

New criteria for sustainable aquaculture are a best practice example from HELCOM

HELCOM has officially unveiled the comprehensive Best Available Technologies (BAT) and Best Environmental Practices (BEP) for sustainable aquaculture in the… Read More »

Register now for Baltic Stakeholder Conference 2024

Registration is now open for the Baltic Stakeholder Conference 2024 as well as the parallel youth event that will take… Read More »

PROTECT BALTIC site: hub for Baltic Sea biodiversity protection

Today, we unveil the official PROTECT BALTIC website, a significant milestone in the Horizon Europe project. PROTECT BALTIC is a… Read More »

MEDIA RELEASE: Regional assessment highlights ongoing challenges for the Baltic Sea ecosystem

Helsinki, 31 October 2023 – The Baltic Sea is facing increasing challenges due to climate change and biodiversity degradation driven… Read More »

Registration is now open for the State of the Baltic Sea 2023 report launch event

The third HELCOM holistic assessment (HOLAS 3) provides a comprehensive overview of the Baltic Sea’s ecosystem health during the assessment… Read More »