European Commission – Maritime Affairs and Fisheries – Call for proposals MARE/2014/26 – Interoperability improvements in Member States to enhance information sharing for maritime surveillance
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Objective of the action
The objective of the action is to support Member States develop MSP in their marine waters and implement cooperation on cross-border planning in their sea-basin. This action seeks to stimulate the development of a cross-border, ecosystem-based approach towards MSP on the basis of the requirements of the Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning.
1. Support the implementation of the Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning in Member States marine waters.
2. Launch and carry out concrete, cross-border MSP cooperation between Member States in the Northern Atlantic, involving at least two Member States and the relevant authorities responsible for MSP in the selected area.