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Why Black Sea?

The Black Sea, a unique sea basin, rich in biodiversity and heritage, but also where an exceptional combination of natural and human induced stressors co-occur.

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Why Black Sea?

The Black Sea, a unique sea basin, rich in biodiversity and heritage, but also where an exceptional combination of natural and human induced stressors co-occur.

What We Do

Black Sea
Knowledge Bridge

Black Sea
Blue Economy

Key Infrastructures
& Policy Enablers

Empowered Citizens
& Blue Workforce

News & Events

Stay up to date on the Black Sea Blue Growth Initiative developments and progress.

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    CORDIS Results Pack on the Black Sea

    In the Results Pack, six new Results in Brief articles on projects that have recently ended, or are soon to do so were featured. The focus is on the Black Sea!This Results Pack also aims to serve as inspiration for a new generation of regional or local researchers and innovators. The work of the projects […]

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    CORDIS Results Pack on the Black Sea

    In the Results Pack, six new Results in Brief articles on projects that have recently ended, or are soon to do so were featured. The focus is on the Black Sea!This Results Pack also aims to serve as inspiration for a new generation of regional or local researchers and innovators. The work of the projects […]

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    Research and Innovation in the Black Sea: Empowering the next generation for a healthy, resilient and productive Black Sea

    The Blue Growth Initiative for Research and Innovation in the Black Sea successfully conducted a two-day event dedicated to Black Sea Day with the participation of more than 200 stakeholders from academia, funding agencies, industry, policy, and society.   The first day, 29 October, started with the opening remarks of Sigi Gruber, Head of Healthy […]

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    How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected Blue Economy in the Black Sea region? Potential response actions

    Draft Agenda   Moderator: Mr. Stavros KALOGNOMOS, Executive Secretary, Balkan and Black Sea Commission (BBSC), Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR)Opening Remarks: Regional dimension of the impact of Covid-19 and the importance to reinforce cooperationMr. Alexandru ENE, Director for the Western Balkans and Regional Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania (tbc)Panelists: The strategic role of the Common Maritime Agenda for […]

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    Black Sea is looking for its Young Ambassadors!

    Black Sea is looking for its Young Ambassadors! The Black Sea CONNECT project is looking for passionate, engaged and creative Young Ambassadors that are willing to play an important role in advocating for the Blue Growth in the Black Sea and promote the goals of the Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA). The engagement of […]

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Outreach

Learn more about Black Sea Connect

Find out how the initiative will enhance awareness, understanding, and participation of all stakeholders, including increasing the public’s awareness on Black Sea issues.

Citizens

You too can be a scientist! Join us in our future activities which will focus on the sustainable use of marine resources and marine environment protection! More to come soon. 

Youth Forum

Network with peers! This section will provide a space for youth to discuss ideas, exchange knowledge and learn from each other. Make sure to come back and check what activities we plan for youth and students. 

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