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From the Transatlantic MPA project towards Ocean Governance Project

The final conference closing the second phase of the Cooperation with northern and southern transatlantic dimension project was held in Brussels, Belgium on 18th-19th November 2019. The aim of the event was to present the main findings and results of the implementation of the project. The conference was attended by most of the three twinning […]

Marine and coastal biodiversity discussed during a workshop

The coordinator of the Transatlantic MPA project, Ms. Maria Purificació Canals Ventín, participated in the thematic workshop on marine and coastal biodiversity for the post-2020 global biodiversity framework held within the ‘2020 Ocean Pathways Meeting: Charting the Course for a Sustainable Future for the Ocean’. The event took place in Montreal, Canada, from 13 till […]

The Transatlantic MPA Networks project was presented during the III Latin America and Caribbean congress of protected areas

The III Latin America and Caribbean congress of protected areas (CAPLAC3) took place at the Conventions Centre of Lima, Peru from 14 to 17 October 2019. The topic of this year’s event was “Solutions for wellbeing and sustainable development”. The Transatlantic MPA project was presented by its coordinator and moderator of the MPA Networks twinning, […]

Partners of the three twinnings discussed the progress of the Transatlantic MPA project

The partners of the three twinnings within the Transatlantic MPA projects gathered at an intertwining workshop in Viana do Castelo, Portugal, from 10th till 13th September 2019. The aim of the meeting was to review the progress on the implementation of the activities planned under each of the twinning projects: Cooperation and common strategy between […]

Actions to improve management and effectiveness of Atlantic MPAs discussed during a workshop

The Second workshop of the MPA Networks Twinning project took place in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, from 16 till 18 July 2019. The event was organised within the EU funded Transatlantic MPA Networks project and was hosted by the Government of Dominican Republic. The three-day event gathered the partners from CaMPAM, MedPAN, NAMPAN, RAMPAO and […]

The Transatlantic MPA Project involved in the release of the global assessment on biodiversity and ecosystem services

The Transatlantic MPA Network Project Coordinator, Ms. Maria Purificació Canals Ventín, participated at the Seventh session of the Intergovernmental Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES-7), held at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France, from 29 April until 2 May 2019. During the event Ms. Canals Ventín followed the negotiations of the working group on the […]

The Transatlantic MPA Project presented during the ICMMPA 5

The Project Coordinator, Ms. Maria Purificació Canals Ventín, attended the 5th International Congress on Marine Mammals Protected Areas (ICMMPA 5), held in Costa Navarino, Greece, from 8 until 12 April 2019. During the event the Transatlantic MPA project co-organized two of the congress sessions. The session “Towards building a global networking mechanism of MPA managers […]