Who we are

MedBESP is a regional networking platform for sharing knowledge and supporting the
development of the blue economy. MedBESP is the largest “one-stop-shop” for general,
technical and sectoral information related to marine and maritime affairs in the

Our goals

MedBESP aims at improving maritime governance in the Mediterranean by promoting a more
strategic, integrated and coordinated approach to policies; enabling co-operation and
synergies across sectors and borders; and improving dissemination of knowledge, networking
and capacity building.


MedBESP contributes to the development of the largest interactive Blue Economy Community
in the Mediterranean. A place to share thematic news, initiatives and events; find blue
economy experts, project partners and stakeholders; access reports and training material and
engage with the whole community.

SUMMIT4OCEANS Sevilla Blue Economy Virtu

The SUMMIT4OCEANS Sevilla Blue Economy Virtual Event aims to involve and sensitize Companies, Governments, Administrations and Citizens in the Blue Economy, in short, the whole of society, and Seville and (...) Read more.

UfM Ministers commit to strengthen the b

Brussels, 2 February 2021 – Ministers from the 42 Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) countries have agreed to intensify their efforts towards a sustainable blue economy in the Mediterranean. Doing (...) Read more.

New: Leaflet "Towards a Sustainable Blue

Check out the leaflet "Towards a Sustainable Blue Economy in the Mediterranean region" prepared by the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM). Available in English, French and Arabic. 

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BLUEfasma in a glance BLUEfasma integrates and implements Circular Economy (CE) principles in the key blue growth sectors of fishing and aquaculture to benefit MED insular, island and coastal areas in (...) Read more.

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Cécile Seguineaud

Senior Professional with dual profile - Engineer & Policy-International AffairsSpecialized in International Energy & Environment/Climate fieldsCross competencies in Policies, Economics, Technologies, Project Management.More than 10 years experience in the Energy (...) Read more.

Kamila Sfugier Tollik

As an environmental consultant, I am providing cross-sectoral work on topics which includes fisheries, aquaculture, food system andbiodiversity. Recently I started a research towards the circular economy and policy recommendation (...) Read more.