Baltic Sea States conference on environmental protection

Baltic Sea States conference on environmental protection
  • Start date : 05/04/2013 00:00:00
  • End date : 06/04/2013 23:59:59
  • Where : St. Petersburg, Russia

Events/Conf/Fairs, External relations and foreign affairs, Environment, consumers and health

The conference is held within the Year of the Environment in Russia and the Russian Federation chairmanship of the Council of Baltic Sea States (CBSS) in 2013. A high-level segment for prime ministers of CBSS member countries will take place on the 5th of April.


A Business and Financial Communities of the Baltic Sea States Forum will be held on the 6th of April. Ways of protection and restoration of the Baltic Sea ecosystem, public-private partnership as a clue for solving ecological problems in the region, and Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) are to be discussed in the course of the meeting. The meeting will conclude with adoption of the declaration of the conference.


Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for regional policy, will attend the conference.