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Conclusion from the BEF 2020: A blue Solidarity Economy for a Sustainable Mediterrannean region

On the 1st of December, the 2020 Edition of the Blue Eco Forum was held on-line, co-organized by eco-union and IesMed . This year’s edition was focused on the Blue Solidarity Economy (BSE), a new concept and field of action that merges the opportunities of the Sustainable Blue Economy with the benefits of the Social and Solidarity Economy. Based on…
4 desembre, 2020
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Residu zero a les platges, una solució per combatre l’omnipresència dels plàstics al mar mediterrani

Al mediterrani, un 80% de les deixalles marines provenen de fonts terrestres i el 80% són plàstics. S’estima una aportació mitjana diària de 250.000 de restes diverses de deixalles per quilòmetre quadrat a les platges durant la temporada turística. El projecte Zero Beach, coordinat per Rezero i eco-union, i cofinançat per l'Agència de Residus de Catalunya i Bemed, ha demostrat…
11 febrer, 2020
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The final version of Green Finance in the Mediterranean Report has been published

Last Friday 6th of April, eco-union and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) organized a presentation of the report at Casa Árabe in Madrid. The 24th of April the findings will be discussed with the Union for the Mediterranean in Barcelona. The Green Finance in the Mediterranean report has been developed together by the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) and…
19 abril, 2018
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BARCELONA COMMITMENT Urgent call for preventing and reducing Marine Litter in the Mediterranean Basin

BARCELONA COMMITMENT Urgent call for preventing and reducing Marine Litter in the Mediterranean Basin coordinated by Surfrider Foundation Europe, Fundació ENT, eco-union Marine litter As globally recognized, marine litter is a complex and multi-dimensional issue with significant implications at all levels: global, regional, national and local. In the Mediterranean basin, this issue is more challenging due to its geographical and…
22 desembre, 2017