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The vision phase – definition of the vision for the use of marine areas

The vision phase of Maritime Spatial Planning is in progress. The aim of the visions is to steer and target the activities of operators Continue reading

Future scenarios for the Finnish marine area 2050

The future scenarios prepared for the marine area are complete. The scenario work produced three alternative future scenarios for the Finnish marine areas and Continue reading

Personnel changes in coordination in late 2019

On 1 November 2019, Mari Pohja-Mykrä took on the position of Coordinator of the Finnish Maritime Spatial Planning Cooperation. She is responsible for coordinating Continue reading

Planning areas’ target setting workshops in November 2019

The aim of the workshops is to describe the sector-specific targets for the planning area and to match them with the targets of the Continue reading

Timetable for intrestgroup workshops, Autumn 2019

20.8. at 10:00-13:00, Helsinki: Finalising workshop of the future scenarios for maritime areas 1.10. Helsinki: National vision workshop for sustainable use of maritime areas: Registration. Continue reading

Final future scenario workshop of the Maritime Spatial Planning process

Final future scenario workshop of the MSP will take place 20.8.2019 in Helsinki (Aleksanterinkatu 7, Ministry of Environment). The workshop will focus on compiling Continue reading

Express your opinion on the current state and future scenarios of marine areas on 10 April–10 May 2019

The foundation of the Maritime Spatial Planning is created by the overview of the current state consisting of several different reports. Based on the Continue reading

Regional future scenario workshops coming up in April-June

Potential futures for maritime areas were drafted together with stakeholders in the national MSP future scenario workshop in Helsinki 3.4.2019. The future work will Continue reading

Future Scenarios for Marine Areas – Workshop in Helsinki, 3.4.2019

The Finnish Ministry of Environment has launched preparation of the future scenarios and their impact assessments for the maritime spatial planning. Draft scenarios and Continue reading

The Situational picture of the blue economy 2018 is complete – there is plenty of untapped growth potential in maritime areas while national objectives are unclear

According to the Situational picture of the blue economy (Sinisen talouden tilannekuva), Finland has the greatest off-shore wind energy potential in the Baltic Sea Continue reading