Baltic Sea as a common resource

Priority 3

The objective is to improve the management of Baltic Sea resources in order to achieve a better environmental state. The priority focuses on joint transnational solutions declining the pollution of the Baltic Sea and improving sustainable management of the sea as a common resource.

What is financed?

  • Water management (with special attention to challenges caused by increasing economic activities and climate changes)
  • Economic management of open sea areas and sustainable use of marine resources
  • Improved maritime safety
  • Integrated development of off-shore and coastal areas

Project results:

  • Improved institutional capacity and effectiveness in water management
  • Increased sustainable economic potential of marine resources
  • Improved capacity in dealing with hazards and risks, in both onshore and offshore areas
  • Influenced policies and strategies in the management of Baltic Sea resources

Further information: Chapter 6.3. of the Operational Programme.

Fact sheet