The EcoRegion project




The EcoRegion project aimed at developing the Baltic Sea Region into the world's first EcoRegion, where economical growth goes hand in hand with environmental integrity and social justice. The project, led by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment , is a Baltic 21 Lighthouse Project as well as a flagship project of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region.



On 16-17 November 2011, the final project conference brought together regional practitioners, sectoral experts and policy makers to:

• present and discuss the findings of the EcoRegion project

• adopt the Gdynia Declaration with recommendations for future policy actions on sustainable development

• promote the exchange of good practices in the BSR


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