Press conference “Our Black Sea: new monitoring results for decisions”. Odessa, Ukraine

  • July 24, 2019

On July 29, 2019, the EU/UNDP-funded project “Improving Environmental Monitoring in the Black Sea: Selected Measures” (EMBLAS-Plus) jointly with the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine will hold a press conference “Our Black Sea: new monitoring results for decisions”. It will summarize the results of field surveys in the Black Sea collected and analyzed by the project during 2017-2019 using the latest monitoring equipment and techniques and following the EU standards.

The event includes:

1)A presentation of the results of the environmental monitoring of the Black Sea, including new data on marine litter, found hazardous substances, native and invasive species of the Black Sea, state of the Black Sea dolphins’ populations, etc.

2)Opening of the exhibition of infographics regarding different Black Sea topics developed jointly with the Cousteau Society founded in 1973 by Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau.

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Media representatives are warmly invited to attend

What? Press conference “Our Black Sea: new monitoring results for decisions”

When? July 29, 2019, 10:00 – 11:20

Where? Dvor 12, 12 Prymorsky Blvd, Odesa

Participants:

Mykola Kuzyo, Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine

Jaroslav Slobodnik, Team Leader of the EMBLAS-Plus project

Georg Hanke, European Commission Joint Research Center, Italy

Ramaz Mikeladze, National Environmental Agency, Georgia

Viktor Komorin, Maria Pavlovska, Pavlo Goldin, Karina Vyshnyakova, Ukrainian Research Center of Ecology of Sea

Borys Alexandrov, Institute of Marine Biology of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

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For media accreditation and more information, please contact:

EMBLAS-Plus Communication Manager Olena Marushevska, Olena.marushevska@gmail.com or at +38 067 906 20 61

The deadline for the accreditation is July 26, 16:00.

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