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This list includes all contents that are posted on the EuroMarine website and are considered as pieces of 'news'. This may include Calls, Activities, Documents and various subcategories of News. Please note that specific pages offering more advanced filtering options exist for Calls and for Activities. The present page offers filtering option for subcategories of other News.

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5th Community Workshop of the IOC-UNESCO Ocean Best Practices System
An Ocean of Values:  5th Community Workshop of the IOC-UNESCO Ocean Best Practices System will be held in September 2021. The workshop will be held to understand, share, and co-develop ocean...
July 19, 2021
Marine Biosphere Research: Buoyant Solutions for Ocean Sustainability
IMBIZO is the Zulu word for ‘a gathering’. IMBeR IMBIZOs are designed to address current research topics, facilitate transdisciplinary research, and provide assessments of current understanding and...
May 27, 2021
GlobalHAB Webinar Series: Modelling and Prediction of Harmful Algal Blooms
GlobalHAB have announced an online series of open seminars and discussions starting in June 2021 to address the grand challenge of predicting harmful algal blooms. This monthly series will be...
May 25, 2021
EuroMarine 2021 Call for Fellowship Applications
 In 2021 EuroMarine is organising a slate of distinct, parallel calls: A call for proposals of Foresight Workshops  A call for application for individual fellowships (this call) A call for proposals...
May 21, 2021
OYSTER virtual booth at VECOP 2021
The EuroMarine early career researcher (ECR) group OYSTER will be running a virtual booth at the Virtual Early Career Ocean Professional (VECOP) event, a 24 hour livestream that will feature ECRs...
May 20, 2021
Preannouncement of EuroMarine 2021 Calls
The terms of the EuroMarine 2021 calls were outlined by the Steering Committee (SC) during its 30 April 2021 meeting. These terms are summarised below, in advance of the public launch of the calls...
May 18, 2021
EuroMarine 2021 Call for Foresight Workshops
 In 2021 EuroMarine is organising a slate of distinct, parallel calls: A call for proposals of Foresight Workshops (this call) A call for application for individual fellowships (targeting EuroMarine...
May 18, 2021
High-level SDG 14 event: Marine Conservation: An Urgent Task for International Development Cooperation
The virtual High Level SDG 14 Event “Marine Conservation: An urgent task for international development cooperation” will help to bring the ocean agenda forward and place a healthier and more...
April 1, 2021
EuroMarine 2021 Extraordinary General Assembly
As agreed in the General Assembly held in January, EuroMarine is holding an extraordinary General Assembly on 30 March 2021 to vote on several items critical to the future of the network....
March 25, 2021
Climate mitigation potential of the European shelf seabed
Significance, risks, recoverability, value and management
*Please note: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the dates for this foresight workshop have been updated to 28-30 September 2021. Please check this page regularly for any further changes in...
January 23, 2021
Mass mortalities driven by climate- and human-related changes in the Mediterranean Sea
The Mediterranean Sea is a hot spot for marine biodiversity. Despite covering less than 1% of the world’s oceans it hosts about 10% of marine species and contains a high percentage (25-30%) of...
January 23, 2021
Toward Multi-species Management of sea urchin in the Mediterranean Sea
Between sustainable fishing and marine forest conservation
Application/Registration Deadline of the preliminary online meeting: 10 May 2021 In Mediterranean coastal areas, a common side effect of overfishing is a trophic cascade leading to sea urchin...
January 22, 2021
Reconciling the impact of trace metal limitation on microbial metabolism and productivity
Recent consistent and coordinated scientific efforts to combine molecular microbial observations with trace metal biogeochemistry have demonstrated the potential to deepen our knowledge of ...
January 22, 2021
Common conceptual mapping methodologies to inform integrated socio-ecological system assessment
The foresight workshop CommonConcept will advance approaches to support inter- and transdisciplinary science via qualitative conceptual models to inform IEA throughout European seas and beyond. In...
January 22, 2021
Microscale Ocean Biophysics
Small scale processes with global implications
Due to ongoing travel restrictions, the organisers have decided to delay this workshop until May, 2022. Microscale Ocean Biophysics fosters relaxed face-to-face interactions in order to promote a...
January 22, 2021
EuroMarine call for candidates for 2021 Steering Committee positions
EuroMarine opens on 6 Jan. 2021 its annual call for candidates to join its Steering Committee (SC) - to be partially renewed every year from 2016 on, as decided by the General Assembly (GA) during...
January 6, 2021
Jellyfish in the Next Ocean
Jellyfish are an important component of marine ecosystems and provide ecosystem services that are often overlooked. What's more, the general public often perceives jellyfish as a nuisance because of...
December 2, 2020
SEALOGY Digital Preview
SEALOGY Digital Preview is a virtual marketplace event supported by the European Commission, taking place virtually between 19 and 22 November 2020. Stakeholders of sea and fish industries are able...
November 13, 2020
Research from EuroMarine Foresight Workshop published in Nature Climate Change
Results from a foresight workshop funded by EuroMarine in 2018 have been published as a paper in the Nature Climate Change publication, one of the leading climate change publications worldwide. "The...
November 5, 2020
Call for applications to join OYSTER in 2021
Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine - EuroMarine's Early Career Scientists Group
OYSTER (Orienting young scientists of Euromarine) is looking for enthusiastic, engaged and creative early career scientists who are willing to play an important role in advocating EuroMarine and...
October 6, 2020
OYSTER Survey on the impact of the Covid crisis on marine Early Career Researchers
The EuroMarine early career researcher group OYSTER (Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine) is currently conducting a survey to gain insight into some personal and professional impacts the COVID-...
October 5, 2020
Awardees of Joint EuroMarine-EMBRC Call announced
EuroMarine is pleased to announce that over €52,000 worth of services have been awarded to 11 successful applicants of the Joint EuroMarine-EMBRC Call. The recipients are all early career researchers...
September 7, 2020
EuroMarine FWS MODEL-EDC postponed to 2021
Due to impacts from the Covid-19 pandemic, including the postponement of the CECE2020/ISFE event around which this activity was originally planned, MODEL-EDC has been postponed until March 2021. The ...
June 30, 2020
Call for Volunteer EuroMarine Mentors
OYSTER Mentorship Programme
Call for Volunteers EuroMarine's early career researchers group OYSTER has announced a call for EuroMarine members to volunteer as mentors for the new OYSTER Mentorship Programme, which is to become...
June 23, 2020
EuroMarine third 2020 Steering Committee meeting
During its extra, June 4th online meeting, the EuroMarine Steering Committee (SC) decided that its Fall 2020 meeting (originally due to take place in Barcelona at the invitation of CSIC) would be...
June 11, 2020
EuroMarine 2021 General Assembly
Due to the covid 19 sanitary crisis, and as decided by the Steering Committee in June 2020, the 2021 General Assembly meeting of EuroMarine will be held online. Sessions will be spread over two days...
June 11, 2020
EuroMarine second 2020 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed, extra) Steering Committee (SC) meeting will focus on the progress of SC working groups and the adaptation of EuroMarine activities to the covid 19 crisis and to climate change fight.
May 25, 2020
Open Videoconference for EuroMarine FWS 3DSeaFor
The EuroMarine foresight workshop 3DSeaFor: Developing Technology and Methods for the Precise Investigation of Marine Animal forest 3D-Structural Complexity will hold a one-day online videoconference...
May 7, 2020
EuroMarine 2020 Individual Fellowship Call extended
Due to the significant uncertainties in summer courses and research planning caused by Covid-19, the submission period for the EuroMarine 2020 call for individual fellowships has been extended...
May 1, 2020
EuroMarine FWS 3DSeaFor updated schedule
Due to impacts from Covid-19, the EuroMarine foresight workshop 3DSeaFor: Developing Technology and Methods for the Precise Investigation of Marine Animal forest 3D-Structural Complexity has been...
April 29, 2020
FWS M3E Postponed
Due to Covid-19, the organisers of the EuroMarine-funded foresight workshop on Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems (M3E) have decided to postpone this event to a later date. They are currently assessing...
April 14, 2020
EuroMarine 2020 call for FWS and WG proposals
 In 2020 EuroMarine organises three distinct, parallel calls:  A call for proposals of activities (the present call) A joint EuroMarine-EMBRC call for access to EMBRC facilities A call for...
March 31, 2020
EuroMarine 2020 Call for Fellowship Applications
Update Due to the significant uncertainties in summer courses and research planning caused by Covid-19, this call has been extended to 29 May 2020.  Please note as well that due to the current...
March 26, 2020
EHUSEA Strategic Agenda now officially endorsed by EuroMarine
As of 24 March 2020, after its submission to the EuroMarine General Assembly and an electronic vote of the latter, the EHUSEA WG Strategic Agenda - Enhancement of Human Resources to support Blue...
March 24, 2020
Covid 19 and joint EuroMarine - EMBRC call
EMBRC will adapt to constraints as regards visit dates and service provision period
The Covid 19 crisis entails uncertainty as concerns mobility within Europe and service provision at EMBRC facilities. Potential applicants to the ongoing joint EuroMarine - EMBRC call are informed...
March 23, 2020
EFIMBA FWS Postponed
Due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19 and the array of restrictions imposed across Europe, the organisers of the EFIMBA FWS have decided to postpone the meeting until October 2020. Another...
March 12, 2020
Joint EuroMarine-EMBRC 2020 call for proposals
offering access to EMBRC services to early career marine researchers
In 2020, EuroMarine and EMBRC jointly launch a new call offering access to EMBRC services to early career researchers affiliated with a EuroMarine member organisation.  Covid 19 crisis note: The...
March 4, 2020
Preannouncement of EuroMarine 2020 Calls
Covid 19 crisis note: The calls are progressing as planned and the submission deadlines are maintained. Flexibility will however be introduced as concerns deadlines to actually carry out activities....
February 26, 2020
Call for Participants to EuroMarine FWS MODIV
The organisers of the upcoming EuroMarine Foresight Workshop MODIV: Modelling different components of marine plankton biodiversity have announced they have a limited number of available spaces...
February 19, 2020
Publication of a Strategic Agenda on the Enhancement of Human Resources to support Blue Growth sectors
The EHUSEA WG has published its Strategic Agenda on the Enhancement of Human Resources to support Blue Growth sectors. During EuroMarine 2020 GA meeting, it was decided that this document would made...
February 11, 2020
Video message from Vladimir Ryabinin to the EuroMarine network during EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly meeting
During EuroMarine 6th General Assembly meeting (hosted by NIB in Piran, Slovenia, 16-17 Jan. 2020), Vladimir Ryabinin (Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission and...
February 6, 2020
FWS TUTTI: Registration open for limited spaces
From Species Connectivity to Functional Connectivity
The EuroMarine-funded foresight workshop TUTTI has announced there are a limited number of open spaces remaining for their event, which runs 27-29 April 2020 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. They have...
January 23, 2020
EuroMarine call for candidates for 2020 Steering Committee positions
EuroMarine opens on 5 Dec. 2019 its annual call for candidates to join its Steering Committee (SC) - to be partially renewed every year from 2016 on, as decided by the General Assembly (GA) during...
December 4, 2019
EuroMarine first 2020 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed) Steering Committee meeting will be held on 17 January PM at NIB Marine Biology Station in Piran, just after the EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly meeting.
November 27, 2019
Call for applications to join OYSTER in 2020
Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine - EuroMarine early career scientists group
OYSTER (Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine; EuroMarine's early career scientists working group) is looking for enthusiastic, engaged and creative young scientists who are willing to play an...
November 26, 2019
2nd OYSTER Workshop
EuroMarine is committed to supporting early career researchers and promote bottom-up science from the marine science community. Following a successful Young Scientist Working Group (YSWG), the first...
November 22, 2019
Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine II
News The Working Group will be holding a workshop on 14-15 January 2020 in order to consolidate the knowledge gathered to date, establish detailed goals and targets and develop a plan for achieving...
October 30, 2019
Developing technology and methods for the precise investigation of marine animal forest 3D-structural complexity
Due to impediments caused by Covid-19, the organisers have made some adjustments to the scheduling of this workshop: 21 May 2020: A video-conference will be held to allow the participants to get to...
October 30, 2019
Emergent impacts on coastal areas:
Adding the role of light pollution to the management and protection of ocean commons
Marine coastal areas host highly productive ecosystems that are threatened by the high rate of urban development in these areas and associated stressors affecting ecosystem processes. An integrated...
October 30, 2019
Threats of endocrine-disrupting compounds and environmental pollutants to the marine biosphere: translating models to real life
Activity Update The organisers have confirmed that MODEL-EDC will be held virtually from 24-26 November 2021.  Activity Description A major challenge facing humanity and the ocean’s health is the...
October 30, 2019