News: Declaration Algiers: Western Mediterranean countries Meeting

Ministers of the Western Mediterranean countries, at the presence of the European Commission and the Union for the Mediterranean, have adopted a declaration to strengthen maritime regional cooperation under the WestMED initiative. 

This initiative promotes the sustainable blue economy in the Western Mediterranean, and involves 10 countries from in and outside of the EU (Algeria, France, Italy, Libya, Malta, Mauritania, Morocco, Portugal, Spain and Tunisia). The 10 countries agreed on a common roadmap for the development of a sustainable blue economy in the sub-basin to generate growth, create jobs and provide a better living environment for Mediterranean populations, while preserving the Mediterranean ecosystem.


Read more here: https://ec.europa.eu/maritimeaffairs/press/western-mediterranean-countries-adopt-roadmap-develop-sustainable-blue-economy-region_en

News Posted on 07/12/2018

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