Baltic Marine Environment
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Postponement of the 43rd Meeting of the Helsinki Commission

Due to the current political situation, the German Chairmanship of the Helsinki Commission has postponed the 43rd Meeting of the Helsinki… Read More »

OECMs: HELCOM investigates alternative marine protection measures

To investigate the potential of protective measures in the Baltic Sea beside marine protected areas (MPAs), HELCOM, in cooperation with… Read More »

The Baltic Sea Day Forum 2022 will focus on the Baltic Sea Action Plan

The XXII International Environmental “Leonid Korovin” Baltic Sea Day Forum 2022 will be held in Saint-Petersburg (Russia) on 22-23 March 2022.… Read More »

Climate change in the Baltic Sea: state of play and solutions will be addressed at international conference

In a bid to improve our understanding of climate change in the Baltic Sea and identify regional solutions to a… Read More »

Vacancy: Project Financial Coordinator

Applications are closed. We are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic expert to strengthen our team at the international HELCOM… Read More »

HOD 61-2021: HELCOM decision makers advance on BSAP implementation and HOLAS 3

The implementation of the Baltic Sea Action Plan (BSAP) and the next Holistic Assessment of the Baltic Sea were some… Read More »

HELCOM holds workshop on blue carbon in the Baltic Sea

HELCOM and Germany recently held a joint workshop on blue carbon to investigate its potential as a climate change mitigation option and… Read More »

HELCOM revamps its metadata catalogue, improving the search of over 1000 Baltic Sea maps

HELCOM has recently launched its revamped HELCOM Metadata Catalogue, a tool that provides context and background to the datasets in the HELCOM… Read More »

Vacancy: Administrative Assistant (fixed-term)

This vacancy is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications. We are currently in search of an enthusiastic expert… Read More »

HELCOM adopts the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan, charting a way forward for a healthy Baltic Sea

Charting a way forward for a healthy Baltic Sea, HELCOM has adopted the updated Baltic Sea Action Plan (BSAP) during… Read More »