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Ocean Governance for Sustainability – Challenges, Options and the Role of Science

The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) coordinates the European funded COST Action OceanGov (Ocean Governance for Sustainability - Challenges, Options and the Role of Science), chaired by Anna-Katharina Hornidge. During the 4-years term of the project, ZMT brings together scientists, policy-makers and civil society representatives from 26 EU Member States to create and coordinates a research network for inter- and transdisciplinary research on ocean governance in the EU.

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Recent Publications

Die Küsten – ein wertvoller Lebensraum unter Druck

From: Dec 2017

Publication Type: Journal Article

World Ocean Review 5 (2017): Die Küsten – ein wertvoller Lebensraum unter Druck, Herausgeber: maribus gGmbH, Hamburg, ISBN 978-3-86648-274-6

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Food from the Oceans

From: Dec 2017

Publication Type: Policy Brief

Scientific Advise Commission (European Commission) (2017): Food from the Oceans. Scientific Opinion No. 3/2017.

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Marine litter from beach-based sources: Case study of an Eastern Mediterranean coastal town

From: Nov 2017

Publication Type: Journal Article

Michelle E. Portman, Ruth E. Brennan (2017): Marine litter from beach-based sources: Case study of an Eastern Mediterranean coastal town. Waste Management 69 DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.07.040
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Latest News

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Ocean Potsdam Governance Workshop 2017 – Report

From 21. December 2017

A brief news feature on the workshop last week has now been uploaded to the IASS website with some photographs…

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World Ocean Review: Coasts – A Vital Habitat Under Pressure

From 18. December 2017

On the 16th of November 2017 the fifth World Ocean Review (WOR) was published under the topic “Coasts – A…

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CA15217 OceanGov – 3rd Call for STSM Application

From 11. December 2017

COST Action CA 15217 – Procedure for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) (See also Section 7 of the COST Vademecum…

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