Baltic Marine Environment
Protection Commission


Warming in the Baltic Sea region is expected to continue and alter the marine ecosystem

A recently released on climate change in the Baltic Sea area looks into historical and more recent changes in the… Read More »

More key issues finalized for the 2013 Ministerial Meeting

​23 September 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark – Today and tomorrow, more details for the 2013 HELCOM Ministerial Declaration will be put… Read More »

HELCOM launches new web site

​At the eve of the 2013 HELCOM Ministerial Meeting, new website has been launched at the same familiar url, .… Read More »

Towards a bio-based society: New cluster recommendations for more sustainable resource management in the Baltic Sea Region

 4 September 2013 – , of which is a partner and a member of a steering group, has recently published… Read More »

Negotiations enter final straight for major high-level commitments for the Baltic Sea

3 September 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark – The members of the Baltic Sea Marine Environment Protection Commission (HELCOM), formed by the… Read More »

Easy online access to follow negotiations

​Regional Ministers will discuss the status and future of the Baltic Sea marine environment in Octobe30 August 2013 (HELCOM Information… Read More »

HELCOM promotes sustainable agricultural production in balance with the environment

​”A Greener Agriculture for a Bluer Baltic Sea” Conference arranged for the fifth time (Twitter: #agreener201327 August 2013, Helsinki, Finland… Read More »

HELCOM publishes report on noise sensitivity of animals in the Baltic Sea

The recently published HELCOM report “Noise sensitivity of animals in the Baltic Sea” shows how marine mammals, fish and diving… Read More »