The Call of applications to select the 2020 Atlantic Project Awards is now open. These awards honour outstanding success stories, achieved by projects in the geographical area covered by the Atlantic Strategy and that are related to the implementation of the Atlantic Action Plan. The awards will showcase and promote the individual winners while at the same time highlight the incorporation and scaling up of best practices at regional and national levels while promoting the key priorities of Atlantic Strategy.
Awards will be granted to 5 projects, in the following categories:
- Atlantic ports and blue economy;
- Blue skills and ocean literacy;
- Marine renewable energy;
- Healthy ocean and resilient coasts; as well as for
- International Cooperation in the Atlantic area i.e. international dimension embodied in the Galway Statement on Atlantic Ocean Cooperation with United States of America and Canada and its potential support to the Blue Economy; in the Atlantic research cooperation with Brazil and South Africa; in the cooperation with adjacent sea macro-regions/basins (Baltic, Mediterranean, Black Sea), etc.
Applicants should apply online by 18 June 2020.