Sustainable blue economy
Learn how the blue economy contributes to the European Green Deal and the transformation towards a carbon-neutral, circular and biodiverse EU economy.
Aquaculture plays a growing role in a sustainable food system for Europe.
Boosting innovation and investment in sustainable solutions and technologies for the blue economy. Building capacities for maritime start-ups, SMEs, scale-ups and investors.
Marine renewable energy
The EU has the largest sea space in the world, which will increasingly be used to generate clean, renewable energy.
Maritime spatial planning
Maritime spatial planning (MSP) is the tool to manage the use of our seas and oceans coherently.
Blue bioeconomy and blue biotechnology
The ocean does not just give us food it also helps us produce cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, packaging, biofuels etc.
Skills and career development
Unlocking the potential of the blue economy requires investing in new blue skills and careers.
Explore what else is going on in the European blue economy: tourism, research, maritime security.