The ocean has always provided us with plentiful resources, and many populations around the world depend on it for food and livelihood. While these resources are under an increasing amount of stress, it seems also possible to solve present and (...) Read more.
The National Research Council of Italy, Institute of Marine Engineering, has organized as part of the Project TRIM – Technology and Industrial Research for Marine Mobility (www.inm.cnr.it/trim), funded at national level by the Italian Ministry of University and Research, an (...) Read more.
The exploitation of marine energy sources opens a discussion on Mediterranean landscape, more than other renewable energies. The research on blue energy is not limited to technological issues but calls for a wider approach. Nowadays, the barriers to the deployment (...) Read more.
Although the adoption of marine spatial plans is increasing worldwide, many regions and countries still need support to adopt or fully implement them.In this context, the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and European Commission’s Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (...) Read more.
The 1st Mediterranean Assessment Report entitled “Climate and Environmental Change in the Mediterranean Basin – Current Situation and Risks for the Future” prepared by MedECC, the independent network of Mediterranean Experts on Climate and environmental Change founded in 2015, has (...) Read more.