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Blue Deal Debate #4: The EU’s Biodiversity Strategy

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26 May 2020 / 13:00 - 14:00




Blue Deal, Environment, EU


Chris Davies, Bernhard Friess, Daniel Voces, & Monica Verbeek

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Blue Deal Debate #4: The EU’s Biodiversity Strategy

Will the fishing industry campaign to weaken the proposed new EU Biodiversity Strategy? Chris Davies, former Chair of the European Parliament’s PECH committee hosts the fourth in our Blue Deal Debates series, focusing on The EU’s Biodiversity Strategy. Will it be a big deal for our seas and our fish?

Chris is joined by guest speakers, Bernhard Friess, Director-General at the European Commission’s DG Mare, Daniel Voces, Managing Director at Europêche, and Monica Verbeek, Executive Director at Seas At Risk. The series features discussions on the essential need for a European Blue Deal in parallel with the European Green Deal.




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