2010-05-11 - 2010-05-11
2010-02-10 - 2010-02-10
The Baltic Sea Action Summit will convene in Helsinki on February 10th, 2010. Its essential idea is to provide a platform for arriving at practical commitments to save the Baltic Sea. The region's states and corporations and organizations will make concrete commitments, which can be interlinked with HELCOM:s Baltic Sea Action Plan.
2010-02-09 - 2010-02-09
BONUS Day, to be held on February 9th, 2010 in Helsinki, will gather together researchers, end-users of research knowledge and representatives of the administrative authorities from the countries surrounding the Baltic Sea. BSAG has been involved with the initializing and formulating of the BONUS day process. The aim is to provide answers to the following questions for the Baltic Sea Action Summit to be held the following day:• What are the most urgent issues concerning the Baltic Sea that need solving?• What measures based on research knowledge can best protect the Baltic Sea and ensure that it can be preserved for coming generations?• How can decision-makers be encouraged to make a commitment to these justified measures?
2010-01-19 - 2010-01-21
Scientists of the BONUS+ projects will gather for BONUS Conference 2010 to discuss the results of the first year of projects' implementation. Thematic sessions will include:Theme 1: Building the knowledge-based governance and management of the Baltic Sea. (Generic issues of communicating knowledge to the policy level, Coping with implementation deficits, Cross-disciplinary analysis of environmental risks in Baltic Sea);Theme 2: Understanding processes and assessing the status of the Baltic Sea. (Abiotic setting, Functioning of biotic communities, Measuring ecosystem health);Theme 3: A system of catchment – coast – sea continuum; andTheme 4: Assessing future development of the Baltic Sea and uncertainties of projections. (Including modelling as a collective learning tool).
Baltic Nest Institute Sweden
Baltic Sea Centre, Stockholm University
SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden, +46-8-16 37 18
Baltic Nest Institute Denmark
Aarhus University, Fredriksborgsvej 399
DK-4000 Roskilde, Denmark, +45 4630 1200
Baltic Nest Institute Finland
Finnish Environment Institute, P.O. Box 140
FI-00251 Helsinki, Finland, + 358 20 610 123