IP/14/459  17-04-2014 - Commission welcomes Parliament's adoption of Maritime Spatial Planning legislation 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 17 April 2014 Commission The European Parliament today endorsed a Directive for Maritime Spatial Planning which should help Member States develop plans to better coordinate the various activities that take place at sea, ensuring they are as efficient and sustainable as possible.
MEMO/14/313  17-04-2014 - Questions and Answers on the Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 April 2014 Why do we need a Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning? The uncoordinated use of coastal and maritime areas creates competition for maritime space and is an inefficient use of marine resources.
IP/14/458  16-04-2014 - Commission welcomes Parliament's adoption of new European Maritime and Fisheries Fund 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 16 April 2014 Commission The European Parliament has today endorsed the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) with an overwhelming majority. With a budget of €6.5 billion for 2014-2020, the fund will finance projects to implement the new reformed Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) and provide financial...
MEMO/14/311  16-04-2014 - Questions and answers on the new European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 What is the EMFF? The EMFF is the financial instrument that will help deliver the objectives of the reformed Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) and that will support the implementation of the EU Integrated Maritime Policy (IMP).
SPEECH/14/324  11-04-2014 - The EU's Maritime and Fisheries Policy: Putting Portugal on the Path to Growth 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Maria Damanaki European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Conference "Portugal: Path to Growth and Jobs" Lisbon, 11 April 2014 President Cavaco Silva, President Barroso, Ministers, fellow Commissioners, ladies and gentlemen of the audience, Like my colleagues, I too am delighted to be here with...
SPEECH/14/260  28-03-2014 - Speech: The Atlantic: cooperation for economic growth 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Maria Damanaki European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Speech: Plenary session of the EU-Latin America Parliamentary Assembly Athens, 28 March 2014 Mr. President, Co-presidents, Honourable Members, I would like to thank you for the opportunity to address the Assembly.
IP/14/304  24-03-2014 - EU takes concrete action against illegal fishing 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 March 2014 Following a Commission proposal, the Council of Ministers has today decided to list Belize, Cambodia and Guinea-Conakry as countries acting insufficiently against illegal fishing.
MEMO/14/211  24-03-2014 - Question and Answers on the EU's fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 24 March 2014 Why did the Commission propose to the Council to list Belize, Cambodia and Guinea as non-cooperative third countries? In November 2013, the European Commission proposed to the Council of Ministers to list Belize, Cambodia, Guinea-Conakry as non-cooperative third countries in the fight against...
MEMO/14/205  21-03-2014 - Preparation of the Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 24th March 2014 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 21 March 2014 The Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting of March 2014 will take place in Brussels on 24th March 2014. The Commission will be represented by Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Maria Damanaki, and the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Cioloş and...
SPEECH/14/223  14-03-2014 - Speech - Fishing Overcapacity: time to move forward at global level 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Maria Damanaki European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Speech - Conference on Fishing Capacity Thessaloniki, 13 March 2014 Ministers, Mr Cousteau, dear guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to welcome you to Thessaloniki.