по реализации программ,проектов и решений ХЕЛКОМ
День Балтийского моря/Baltic Sea Day
2017 (English version)
XVIII International Environmental Forum «Baltic Sea Day»
The annual XVIII International Environmental Forum «Baltic Sea Day» will be held on 22-23 of March 2017 in St. Petersburg, Russia. This year, the event is a part of the frame of the Year of Ecology in Russia and included in the list of activities of the Marine Board of St. Petersburg and activities of St. Petersburg City. As is the tradition, the Forum is supported by HELCOM countries and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation.
The agenda of the Forum, based on the proposals by key stakeholders, reflects topical issues in the Baltic Sea environment and current regional activities assuring good environmental status of the Sea and environmental safety in the region. The Forum traditionally serves as a reliable regional platform for a dialogue on strategic issues involving a wide range of experts, authorities and the general public. The discussions will cover global and regional challenges, and implementation of environmental projects and programs in the light of the EU chairmanship in HELCOM. High-level participants are expected to join in the Forum 2017.
The Agenda 2017 includes several round tables devoted e.g. to the following topics:
· United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and HELCOM Baltic Sea Action Plan, other strategies etc.
· Second holistic assessment of the environmental health of the Baltic Sea (HELCOM projects, trilateral cooperation for the Gulf of Finland)
· Nord Stream 2
· Agriculture, marine litter management, hazardous substances
Draft agenda is available as link. The details of the agenda are under development and updates will be made as more proposals and comments are received.
Participation is free of charge.
For registration and visa support (if needed), please, fill in the Registration Form via link
For additional information, other practicalities and suggestions, please, contact:
Ms. Natalia Bobyleva
Phone +7 (812) 470-6012,
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