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Runde environmental center, Norway

Clean Nordic Oceans workshop 23 - 25. October 2018

Clean Nordic Oceans second workshop will be held in October 23-25 on beutifull Runde environmental center close to Ã…lesund in Norway.

Clean Nordic Oceans second workshop will be held in October 23-25 on beutifull Runde environmental center in Norway (http://rundecentre.no/en/).

The first workshop (23.-24. October) will focus on ghost gear and fishery related marine litter.

 

The second workshop (24.- 25. October) will focus on waste delivering systems, handling of marine waste and potential recycling of discarded fishing gear and ghost nets.

 

Each of the workshop will be held from lunch till lunch and it will be possible to attend both workshops. Fishing gear contributes to marine littering, it is important that we jointly see solutions. 

Temporary agenda:

Workshop 1:

How to reduce the challenges with marine litter and ghost fishing from recreational and commercial fishing activity?

Day 1 (12:00 – 17:00):

-          CNO welcome

-          Presentation round

-          Presentation of the place and practical information

-          “Into the challenges”  by invited speaker

-          Introduction to the challenges each of the Nordic countries face, based at information from workshop last year by CNO

-          Break

-          Working plan

o   Dividing challenges for further discussions

o   Short presentations (4-5 min) from participants 

-          Mix.  plenary discussion and group discussion

o   Review of existing awareness campaign, actions and measures in the different countries

o   What`s in it for me

Afternoon/ evening.

-          Other activities - a hike up to the bird mountain

-          Social plenary dinner and launch of CNO new films

 

Day 2 (08:30 – 12:00):

-          Mix. plenary discussion and group discussions

o   Which awareness campaign, actions and measures will fit each specific Nordic countries

o   Recommendations

o   Summary

Workshop 2:

How to improve reception, handling and potential recycling of lost or discarded fishing gear and ghost gear from both recreational and commercial fishing activity?

Day 2 (12:00- 17:00)

-          Opening by CNO 

-          Short presentation and practical information for new participants

-          “Into the challenges”  by invited speaker

-          Introduction to the challenges each of the Nordic countries face, based at information from workshop last year by CNO

-          Break

-          Working plan

o   Dividing challenges for further discussions

o   Short presentations (4-5 min) from participants 

-          Mix.  plenary discussion and group discussion

o   Collection, reception, handling and recycling or just…? 

o   What is realistically and possible to achieve in short and long term?  

 

Afternoon/ evening.

-          Other activities – looking for materials from fishing gear at the beach

-          Social plenary dinner, with local entertainment

 

 

 

Day 3 (08:30 – 12:00)

-          Mix. plenary discussion and group discussions

o   Which awareness campaign, actions and measures will fit each specific Nordic countries

o   Recommendations

o   Summary

 

-          Closing workshop by representative from the Nordic Council of Ministers

 

Lunch, before transport to the airport

 

 

 

 

Transportation:  Ålesund airport (Vigra) – Runde – Ålesund airport (Vigra)

 

23. October 2018:

The buss will pick up the participants from Ålesund airport (Vigra): Departure at 09.30 and arrive at Runde Environmental Center at. 11.45.

 

25. October 2018:

The buss will pick up the participants from Environmental Center at 13.00 (after lunch) and arrive at Ålesund Airport (Vigra) at. 15.15.