Open-source tools for regional risk assessments for improved European preparedness and response at sea (OPENRISK)

OpenRisk is a research and technical development project aiming at the provision of basics for the future development of an openly available method toolbox for more harmonized risk assessments in order to support preparedness and response community.

Study on international best practices for cross-border Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP)

The objectives of this project (Study on international best practices for cross-border Maritime Spatial Planning -MSP)  are:

1. Establish a detailed inventory of MSP implementation in the world;

2. Explore four case studies of MSP implementation in order to identify best practices in relation to the requirements of Directive 2014/89/EU;

3. Prepare recommendations on the format, scope and added-value of international cooperation on MSP;

MARENDA

WMU is one of the five partners of a consortium currently working on the EuropeAid Project: "Support to the Maritime Transport Sector in Africa", Development of port database interchange mechanism, marine environment protection and emergency response performance (MARENDA).

The two main project activities of this contract are: