EU ‘The Permanent Representatives Committee approved a draft directive establishing a framework for maritime spatial planning, which is aimed at contributing to sustainable growth of maritime economies and the sustainable development of marine areas. It herewith endorsed a compromise  reached between the Greek presidency and representatives of the European Parliament on 6 March. Maritime spatial […]

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The UK Water Research and Innovation Partnership’s new report on the potential of the UK water technology industry. ‘Tapping the Potential: A fresh vision for UK water technology’ (see below)  is focused on a clear goal: to see the UK establish itself as an innovation powerhouse in the global water technology sector, driving sustainable growth […]

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The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has re-launched its popular sustainable seafood website  to make it easier for fish buyers, restaurateurs and the public to ensure they are buying and serving fish from the most sustainable sources. MCS, the UK’s leading marine charity, has improved the functionality of the website which operates alongside updated versions of […]

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