|Cranes in the harbour of Limassol, Cyprus (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Tuesday, 9 October 2012
EU Limassol Declaration
EU states adopted the Limassol Declaration, a reaffirmation of the EU Integrated Maritime Policy, on October 8, 2012. The declaration continues the EU emphasis on coordinated development and points to 'Blue Growth' as an opportunity for expansion. Download the full Limassol Declaration. However, the policy is not without its critics; some NGOs have stated that the plans favour economics, rather than the environment. Read more...