Educational extracurricular activity of NIMRD

During the week 7-11 April 2014, the NIMRD "Grigore Antipa" Constanta opened its doors and was visited by young students from schools in Constanta and Braila counties. Within the programme entitled "A Different Kind of School: Know More, Be Better!", 8 schools ranging between 1st to 9th grade have been informed about NIMRD's activities and their main concern. The activity have organized in the frame of the European Union funded FP7 projects: CoCoNET and PERSEUS, in collaboration with Commission for the Protection of the Black Sea against Pollution (BSC), the Balkan Environmental Association (B.EN.A.), the European Environmental Association (EEA) and the Constanta County Prefecture.

 

MedPAN is launching on April 14th a new Call for Small Projects

MedPAN is launching on April 14th a new Call for Small Projects (CSP) to support the actions led in Marine Protected Areas (MPA) in the Mediterranean.

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CoCoNet 3rd Joint Pilot Projects Meeting

CoCoNet 3rd Joint Pilot Projects Meeting between 19-20 June, on Djerbe Island, Tunis.

Francesco Maria Faranda Prize

CoNISMa established the Prize "Francesco Maria Faranda" in memory of the founder of CoNISMa, to award young researchers through a competition that will take place every two years.

The prize is destined for young researchers engaged in interdisciplinary research and, preferably, with a holistic approach, in the field of Marine Sciences.

The Second Edition is organized with the scientific and organizational support of the European Marine Board and the awards ceremony will take place on the afternoon of October 9, 2014, during the side event organized by CoNISMa in occasion of EUROCEAN2014 Conference, to be held in Rome next October 7-9.

The amount of the Faranda Prize is 5.000,00 euro and will be awarded to the first author of the best scientific article submitted with the application. Furthermore, the first authors of the top 10 articles will be awarded grants of 500,00 euro each, and free registration for the

Rome EUROCEAN2014 Conference.

More information to

http://www.conisma.it

Focus Workshop Biotic Impacts of Offshore Wind Farms (OWFs)

NatureBureau– 28th and 29th 
April 2014, in King’s Lynn, Norfolk, UK

See the details here.

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  1. Offshore Wind Farm development in the Mediterranean and Black Seas Workshop will take place in 9th and 10th of June in Anavyssos in Greece
  2. A presentation from OBIBSS regarding ecological status of Ukrainian MPA's and activities of CoCoNet
  3. Workshop on Administrative Issues, Athens 27 January 2014
  4. Workshop on Sensitivity of MPA network to threats
  5. Presentations at the 2nd General Assembly
  6. The CoCoNet&Perseus Joint General Assembly, Athens 27-29 January 2014
  7. Review and analysis of legislation relevant to the establishment and management of MPAs and OWFs
  8. Workshop on sensitivity of MPA networks to threats
  9. Workshop on Administrative issues, Athens 28.01.2014
  10. CoCoNET WP11 Oceanographic Cruise Report, 08-21 May 2013
  11. WP6.1 - Stakeholder Position Paper - Photos
  12. Review and analysis of legislation relevant to the establishment and management of MPAs and OWFs
  13. WE NEED MORE MPAs !
  14. The Second General Assembly, Athens, 27-28 January 2014
  15. CoCoNet 2014 Calendar is ready !
  16. CIESM Congress, Marseille 2013
  17. The International Black Sea Day 2013
  18. Kids’ site for CoCoNet is launched!
  19. WATCH FOR JELLIES !
  20. CoConet is on Facebook
  21. EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING-Marseille, 31st October 2013 9:00 am – 12:00 am
  22. Prof.Boero and CoCoNet on the Italian TV programme SUPERQUARK (Rai1) on the 18th of July
  23. CoCoNet 2nd Joint Pilot Projects Meeting
  24. Interview with Ferdinando BOERO and Takvor SOUKISSIAN in MedPan
  25. Financial Reporting - Electronic -only submission and signature of form C
  26. Call for MED-JELLYRISK research internship at CSIC-ICM Barcelona
  27. CoCoNet Brochures and Posters in Different Languages
  28. CoCoNet Summer School
  29. The European Marine Board has just published a document on networks of MPAs.
  30. **VIRTUAL FOCUSED WORKSHOP ACTIVITY 6.4**
  31. Publicity and Dissemination of information by the UoM team
  32. The first PERSEUS Summer School "The contribution of environmental indices in meeting the objectives and principles of the MSFD", 3-7 June 2013, Constanta, Romania.
  33. Project Visibility Event took place in Tirana, Albania
  34. TWO IMPORTANT EVENTS IN OCTOBER 2013
  35. First CoCoNet General Assembly, Rome, 29-30 January 2013
  36. VIRTUAL FOCUSED WORKSHOP - 27 th FEBRUARY–4thMARCH
  37. CoCoNet FINANCIAL REPORTING HANDBOOK
  38. GIS Technical Meeting was held in Odessa, 9-11 January 2013.
  39. AGENDA 1st General Assembly CoCoNet project
  40. CoCoNet General Assembly to be held in Rome 29-30 January 2013
  41. FINAL VIRTUAL FOCUSED WORKSHOP OF 2012
  42. VIRTUAL FOCUSED WORKSHOP SUMMARY
  43. MEDPAN Forum Held in Antalya -Turkey between 25th - 28th November 2012
  44. HCMR Activities on Task 7.3 (Schools and Public Outreach)
  45. IMS-METU report on summer school ‘I Know the Sea and I Protect the Sea’
  46. BLACK SEA DAY ACTIVITIES IN BATUMI
  47. Promotion / Dissemination of CoCoNET Project
  48. WP7 Promotion and Dissemination Activities Overview for the period October – December 2012
  49. Summary of 'Species distribution, beta diversity and connectivity in Mediterranean and Black Sea' Workshop
  50. VIRTUAL FOCUS WORKSHOP D8.6 is POSTPONED to the PERIOD 22 November-4 December 2012