News

The North Sea Learning Lab was successfully concluded!
The second AQUA-LIT’s Learning Lab took place on 26th November 2019 at the InnovOcean site (VLIZ) in Ostend, and it was focused on the North Sea region.
AQUA-LIT at ECOMONDO, the Green Technology Expo

AQUA-LIT participated as ambassador project of EU funds at ECOMONDO Expo held in Rimini, Italy, the first week of November 2019.

The Baltic Sea Learning Lab has been concluded!

The AQUA-LIT project has launched its first Learning Lab for the Baltic Sea Region.

 

AQUA-LIT at the Seagriculture 2019
AQUA-LIT participated to the 8th International Seaweed Conference "Seaweed Success Stories", interesting event about the incredible potential application of seaweed in many sectors.
Presentation of first AQUA-LIT results to the Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC)

AQUA-LIT team joined again the Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC) on the 10th of September during the AAC General Assembly held in Brussel.

First AQUA-LIT results are out!

First results of AQUA-LIT, gathered along the first months of the project, have been published! The knowledge acquired will form the base for the AQUA-LIT Learning Labs which will focus on identifying tangible solutions and tools for tackling marine litter.

It’s time to engage!

Autumn is arriving soon and so the AQUA-LIT Learning Labs!

Second AQUA-LIT Consortium meeting

After seven months of hard work AQUA-LIT Team is meeting again, and this time right next to the ocean! The second AQUA-LIT consortium meeting was hosted by the partner Nausicaa, in Boulogne Sur Mer, France, on the 2nd and 3th of July.                                         

AQUA-LIT and EATiP join forces to support innovation in European aquaculture
The European Aquaculture Technology and Innovation Platform (EATiP) is an international non-profit association dedicated to developing, supporting and promoting aquaculture and, especially and specifically, technology and innovation in European aquaculture. From the 17th to the 18th of June 2019 the 11th Annual General Meeting of the EATiP was held in the Warwick Hotel Brussels, Belgium.
AQUA-LIT at the Aquaculture Advisory Council
On June 6th, the working group 3 of the Aquaculture Advisory Council held a meeting in Brussels to discuss horizontal issues in the aquaculture sector. The AAC invited several experts to learn and debate on wetlands, data collection, marine spatial planning, seaweed and marine litter for which AQUA-LIT was responsible. 
Results from the Marine Litter workshop at the #EMD2019!
Good news from Italy! Fishermen will be allowed to collect plastic at sea

Fishermen as "sea sweepers” of the sea: soon they will be allowed to bring on land plastic and rubbish stuck in their nets without being accused of waste trafficking.