October 11, 2022

BSEC – ICBSS Special Session at the 11th Annual Advisory Forum of CoE Cultural Routes

A special BSEC-ICBSS Session on “Promoting Cultural Diplomacy in the wider Black Sea Region: the Role of Cultural Routes” was held in the framework of the 11th Annual Advisory Forum on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (5-7 October 2022, Chania, Crete, GR).
October 4, 2022

Working Meeting of ICBSS – BSEC PERMIS – Union for the Mediterranean

Working meeting of ICBSS, BSEC PERMIS and the Union for the Mediterranean, hosted by the ICBSS on 4 October 2022.
September 21, 2022

News from the Black Sea! (BSEC Newsletter No. 20, September 2022)

The 20th edition of the BSEC Newsletter is now available online.
September 13, 2022

NEW Publication! Saving Our Sea: A collective edition of students’ essays, by BSEC PERMIS and ICBSS for BLACK SEA React!

A collective edition of the top ten essays of the Regional Essay Competition for the Youth, published within the framework of the Black Sea React! project.
July 4, 2022

4BIZ – Boosting the Blue Economy in the Black Sea Region by Initiating a Business Collaborative Framework in the fields of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Coastal and Maritime Tourism and Maritime Transport

The 4BIZ Project aims to develop a collaboration framework to boost innovation, digitalization and investment in the Black Sea, focusing on Fisheries and Aquaculture, Coastal and Maritime Tourism and Maritime Transport.
July 1, 2022

Save the Date: 11th Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe Annual Advisory Forum (Chania-Greece, 5-7 October 2022)

The 11th Annual Advisory Forum on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe will take place on 5-7 October 2022 in Chania (Crete), Greece. The 2022 Advisory Forum is organised by the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe and the European Institute of Cultural Routes, in cooperation with the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, the Hellenic Ministry of Tourism, the Greek National Tourism Organization, the Region of Crete, the Municipality of Chania, the Chambers of Industry and Commerce of Chania, and the Historic Cafes Route.
July 1, 2022

Registration open: BRIDGE-BS High-Tech Summit for the Black Sea (27-28 September 2022, Varna, Bulgaria)

Save the Date for the 1st edition of the High-Tech Summit for the Black Sea (HTS4BS) which will take place in Varna (Bulgaria) on 27 and 28 September 2022. Under the umbrella of the H2020 funded BRIDGES BS, the Blue Economy High Tech 4 Black Sea is a large research-based Black Sea forum on ocean digitalization and Industry 4.0 across academia, research organizations, investors, industry and society at large.
June 30, 2022

NEW: Video of the Black Sea React! project

The video has been created within the "Black Sea React! Project – Pilot innovative solutions for fighting marine litter in the Black Sea", which aims to contribute to regional dialogue on mitigating and effectively tackling marine pollution and marine litter in the Black Sea, while at the same time seeking innovative solutions to relevant problems. The project is co-funded by the European Commission under Grant Contract ENI/2020/421-957.
June 29, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: ICBSS-AIR Center Round-table Discussion on Energy Security in Europe (Athens, 27 June 2022)

The International Centre for Black Sea Studies (ICBSS) together with the AIR Center of Azerbaijan, successfully co-organized the Round-table Discussion on “Energy security in Europe: Current situation, challenges and future opportunities”. The event was held in a hybrid way on Monday 27 June 2022, in Amalia Athens Hotel, Athens-Greece.