To improve the innovation performance of the seafood sector by increasing technology adoption and transnational cooperation giving response to the challenges of a sector identified as high potential for the smart growth of the participant regions.

Find out more about the SAFER project and partners

New series on Euronews exploring sustainable fishing

Ocean explores the themes of pollution and marine life, the blue economy, sustainable fishing, aquaculture, climate change, ocean energy and more.

New EU regulation for safer and greener ship recycling

The only legally binding and comprehensive instrument on ship recycling in force in the world today, with 26 yards currently listed on the European list.

Join the European Maritime Day 2019 celebrations

The 2019 European Maritime Day conference will take place in Lisbon on 16 and 17 May with a series of local events organised across Europe.

Service detail: Remote sensing by partner Wisar Lab

Gathering sensor data about the environment and/or the production process which can be used to highlight key areas in the process for improvement.

Blue Economy call: €18.7 million available for funding

Closing on 31 January 2019, the call will focus €5m on Blue Labs (Topic 1), €5.2m on Blue Careers (Topic 2) and €8.2m on Blue Economy (Topic 3).

New technologies in the ocean energy sector

While the ocean energy sector is still at an early stage of development, a new report analyses 10 future emerging technologies to generate energy.