Published: 2014-03-05

BNI presenting at HELCOM 40th anniversary

Director of BNI Sweden, Bo Gustafsson, has been invited as one of the prominent speakers when HELCOM celebrates its 40th anniversary in Helsinki today.

celebrating the 40TH ANNIVERSARY

Director of BNI Sweden, Bo Gustafsson, has been invited as one of the prominent speakers, giving a presentation on Eutrophication – reflections on the Baltic Sea Action Plan revision process and future challenges, as the 40th anniversary of signing the Helsinki Convention on Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area is held in Helsinki today, March 5 2014.

The Jubilee will be opened by former Finnish President Tarja Halonen, followed by Ville Niinistö, Finnish Minister of Environment, Ms. Jacqueline Alder, Head, Freshwater and Marine Ecosystems Branch, Division of Environmental Policy Implementation of UNEP, and Helle Pilsgaard, Chair of HELCOM.

Broadcasting the Jubilee session

The live streaming of the HELCOM 40th Anniversary Jubilee Session at 10-12.30 am (CET +1) is available here.

40 years of HELCOM in pictures available here.

Download the programme leaflet here.

More information about the Jubilee session available here.


BNI Contributions

Read more about how we at the Baltic Nest Institute have been involved in the work of HELCOM to establish the Baltic Sea Action Plan here.

Read more about some of the HELCOM projects we are involved in here.

Here is a list of publications related to our work in HELCOM

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Updated: 2014-03-05
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