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COASTAL project presented during Ocean day in Lesvos, Greece
COASTAL project presented during Ocean day in Lesvos, Greece

To celebrate the Ocean Day on 8 June 2019, Icre8, in collaboration with the non-profit organization Healing Lesvos, organized an event in the island of Lesvos (Greece) with the local community & school.

INCDM disseminates COASTAL at 27th Symposium ‘Deltas and Wetlands’
INCDM disseminates COASTAL at 27th Symposium ‘Deltas and Wetlands’

The Coastal flyers were distributed by Dr. Mariana Golumbeanu at the 27th Symposium ‘Deltas and Wetlands’ 05 - 09 June 2019, Tulcea, Romania, which brought together over 170 participants from Romania and 16 countries, researchers, academics, representatives of authorities, NGOs and SMEs. 

COASTAL at LuWQ2019
COASTAL at LuWQ2019

COASTAL was presented by IRSTEA at the International Interdisciplinary Conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LuWQ2019) held in Aarhus Denmark on 3-6 June 2019.

MAL1: Belgian Coastal Zone Case study
MAL1: Belgian Coastal Zone Case study

On May 23, 2019 the local partners and selected stakeholders for Belgian Multi-Actor Lab met again at the premises of the Flemish Land Agency in Bruges.

Deliverable D9  Inventory of Business Opportunities & Policy Alternatives
Deliverable D9  Inventory of Business Opportunities & Policy Alternatives

D9 as a first deliverable of WP3 is an EU-wide inventory and screening of ‘best practices, successes and lessons learned’ from twelve study regions other than the COASTAL case studies in order to create an inventory of innovative and inspiring examples.

INCDM disseminates COASTAL at the CMEMS General Assembly
INCDM disseminates COASTAL at the CMEMS General Assembly

The Coastal flyers were distributed by Dr. Mariana Golumbeanu at the Copernicus Marine Service (CMEMS) General Assembly was organized in Brussels from May 20 to May 22, 2019.

MAL4: MULTI-ACTOR WORKSHOP IN THE CHARENTE RIVER BASIN, FRANCE
MAL4: MULTI-ACTOR WORKSHOP IN THE CHARENTE RIVER BASIN, FRANCE

The first cross sectorial workshop (Multi-Actor Lab) took place on 21 May 2019 in Rochefort located at the mouth of the Charente river. 

GreenBridge presents COASTAL
GreenBridge presents COASTAL
The COASTAL project was presented at GreenBridge to the association of Flemish academics (VVA) on 30 March 2019, and to a delegation of the KENT Council (UK)  on 21 May 2019.
ROBUST - COASTAL: LOOKING FOR SYNERGIES
ROBUST - COASTAL: LOOKING FOR SYNERGIES
COASTAL coordinator Jean-Luc de Kok was invited to the project meeting of the H2020 fellow project ROBUST (20-22 May 2019, Helsinki) to present COASTAL progress and discuss strategy for cooperation between the two projects.
Deliverable 17 Inventory of scenarios and transition pathways
Deliverable 17 Inventory of scenarios and transition pathways

Deliverable 17 Inventory of scenarios and transition pathways is submitted to the EC.

COASTAL 1st annual General Assembly in Methoni, Greece
COASTAL 1st annual General Assembly in Methoni, Greece

The 1st annual General Assembly of the COASTAL project is held between 6-9 May 2019 in Methoni, SW Messinia, Greece, organised by HCMR and NEO (SU). 

Seminar on Challenges and Opportunities related to a new Climate Economy: Driving innovation for Sustaintable Development
Seminar on Challenges and Opportunities related to a new Climate Economy: Driving innovation for Sustaintable Development

COASTAL was also presented at the seminar on “Challenges and Opportunities related to a new Climate Economy: Driving Innovation for Sustainable Development”  on  2 May 2019  held at the Academy of Athens organized by Navarino Environmental Observatory (NEO) which is a research cooperation between Stockholm University, Academy of Athens and the Greek company TEMES.