Publication details.

Paper

Year:2015
Author(s):B. Morales-Nin, J. Albaigés
Title:SEAS-ERA: An overarching effort to coordinate marine research policies across Europe
Journal:Marine Policy
ISSN:0308-597X
Volume:61
Pages:33-38
D.O.I.:10.1016/j.marpol.2015.06.027
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Abstract:
The aimoftheSEAS-ERAinitiative(2010–2014),developedwithintheEuropeanUnionFramework
Programme(EUFPVII)(contract249552),wastocoordinatethestructureofnationalandregionalmarine
and maritimeresearchprogramstoempowerandstrengthenmarineresearchallacrossEurope.Amajor
goal wasthedevelopmentandimplementationofcommonresearchstrategiesandprogramsrelatedto
European seasbasins.Toachievethisgoal,SEAS-ERAwasappliedattwodifferentlevels,regionaland
pan European,toidentifycommonprioritiesandneedsin five areas,namelystrategicplanning(marine
researchagendas),jointresearchactivities(commonprogramsandjointcalls),marineresearchinfra-
structures andhumancapacitybuildingtoreduceimbalancesamongregions.SEAS-ERAwasalso
stronglycommittedtoenhancingpublicawarenessofmarineandmaritimescientific andpolicyissuesin
Europe.

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  • Beatriz Morales Nin
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  • Marine Ecosystems Dynamics