The Blue Growth Farm project successfully applied for poster presentation at the first edition of the EU Mission “Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030”, that has taken place on 17 February 2023 at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium in Brussels. The Forum provided organisations endorsing the Mission Charter with the chance to exhibit their actions and initiatives to a large audience.
In particular, the Mission Charter (https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/files/e31343c3-92af-42fb-8a19-146d61201fea/b16cc951-2f1e-4046-adf8-43fe836df7d0) called for joining efforts to achieve the three objectives of the Mission Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030 to: 1. Protect and restore marine and freshwater ecosystems and biodiversity, in line with the EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030; 2. Prevent and eliminate pollution of our ocean, seas and waters, in line with the EU Action Plan Towards Zero Pollution for Air, Water and Soil; 3. Make the sustainable blue economy carbon-neutral and circular, in line with the proposed European Climate Law and the holistic vision enshrined in the Sustainable Blue Economy Strategy.
In particular, the Blue Growth farm action has been declared to cope with the objective n. 3, as synthetically described in the poster: