Baltic Sea

European Green Deal in the Baltic Sea

CASE STUDY LEAD PARTNER

Antti Belinskij

Professor antti.belinskij(at)uef.fi

Eerika Albrecht​

Postdoctoral Researcher eerika.albrecht(at)uef.fi

Objective

Find solutions to integrate zero pollution, biodiversity and climate change policies at the Baltic Sea level

Policy focus

Baltic Sea Action Plan and other activities under the Helsinki Convention

EU Baltic Sea policy

Geographic focus

Baltic Sea

Stakeholders

HELCOM

Public authorities

Interest groups and NGOs

Strategic impact assessment

Baltic SEA level SIA requirements

Environmental impact assessment

Baltic Sea level requirements on permitting and EIA, international law and policy related to agriculture and nutrient loading and offshore wind farms 

Planning

Water status objectives at the Baltic Sea level provisions and in the Baltic Sea Level Plans

Implementation

Measures in the Baltic Sea Action Plan, related plans and EU Baltic Sea level plans 

Governance: Helcom and Baltic Sea action, possible bottom-up collaboration