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You can download now the ACT4LITTER Joint Plan for actions that gathers the top 10 priority actions to curb marine litter in Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas.

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Within a period of almost two years, ACT4LITTER, an Interreg Med funded

project, has provided essential support to managers of marine protected areas to fast-track actions against marine litter. Within this period, MPA managers and marine litter...

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A new report produced by the Interreg Med ACT4LITTER project reveals that marine litter is building up in what should be pristine coastal and marine protected areas. Wanting to dig deeper into the amounts, types and sources of marine litter deposited...

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At the heart of ACT4LITTER lays the decision-making tool, an innovative system that provides essential support to MPA managers in order to address marine litter. The decision making tool was elaborated in close collaboration with MPA managers and...

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We all have seen in the media recently the shocking images of whales washed up dead on the coast of Indonesia or Spain with their stomachs found to be filled with plastic waste. Plastic pollution is undoubtedly a big threat for our seas, with...

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People who work in the field environment and sustainability are restless! For a high level summit or similar advocacy opportunities we are unstoppable and often travel across the globe to meet and sometimes confront others or exchange ideas and good...

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The last ACT4LITTER associated partners meeting, held in Athens on the 23rd of October 2018, was a unique opportunity for 30 MPA managers and marine litter practitioners to meet and share their experiences and lessons learned from the implementation...

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More than 130 dedicated marine litter practitioners attended the final conference of ACT4LITTER, held on October 24th in Athens, to celebrate the end of a successful project and spark dialogue, ideas for the future and synergies on dealing with the...

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Some 120 managers of marine protected areas, marine litter experts and other stakeholders from the Mediterranean will be at the closing conference of ACT4LITTER, scheduled for October 24th at the Central Building of the University of Athens. The...

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ACT4LITTER is excited to launch a two-month photo contest entitled “Operation Summer: snap a winning marine litter impression!”

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