Outreach
Bringing the Ocean to Society
21 Feb 2018
REPORT: A new era of blue enlightenment
The EC published a new report on the Belém meeting held in July 2017.

The final report of the Belem meeting held in July 2017 in Portugal was published by Commission and can be downloaded here.

It provides a detailed overview of the High-Level Ministerial and Scientific event A New Era of Blue Enlightenment, hosted by Commissioner Carlos Moedas  from 12-14 July 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal. This event launched the European Union–Brazil–South Africa Atlantic Ocean Research and Innovation Cooperation.

On that occasion, Commissioner Moedas co-signed The Belém Statement on Atlantic Research and Innovation Cooperation on behalf of the European Union with Naledi Pandor, Minister of Science and Technology, South Africa, and Gilberto Kassab, Minister of State for Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications, Brazil.

The Belém Statement on Atlantic Research and Innovation Cooperation will act as a guiding aspiration to advance the vision of the European Union – Brazil – South Africa Atlantic Ocean Research and Innovation Cooperation.

 

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