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WCC 2020 Res 113 - Activity Report

General Information
IUCN Constituent: 
Coalition Clean Baltic
IUCN Constituent type: 
IUCN Member
Period covered: 
Geographic scope: 
European Union (EU)
Indicate and briefly describe any actions that have been carried out to implement this Resolution: 
Capacity-buildingCCB has worked to enhance the knowledge about possible mitigation measures aiming to ultimately achieve a reduction of underwater noise in the Baltic. During 2022, CCB has carried out different activities and advocacy workOn-going
Please report on the result /achievement of the actions taken: 
In cooperation with the Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH), Germany, CCB organised a 2-day online workshop on underwater noise from shipping. It attracted 65 participants, mainly from the Baltic Sea countries.Moreover, CCB supervised the work of students from the Vlerick Business School who published a paper on ‘Business Implications in Underwater Noise Pollution in the Baltic Sea and Noise Reduction’. Finally, with Ocean Care and BUND Friends of the Earth Germany, and with the co-sponsorship of Germany and Switzerland, CCB hosted the side event "Reduce Ocean Noise and Save Our Ocean" at the UN Oceans Conference in Lisbon on 29 June.
Identify and briefly describe what future actions are planned for the implementation of this Resolution: 
Future ActionDescription
Convene stakeholders/NetworkingIn 2023, CCB will work on enhancing cooperation between Baltic countries and increasing awareness to reduce underwater noise from commercial and recreational shipping activities
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