SB LocPorts – Development of South Baltic coastal regions through close cooperation of local ports

Project title
SB LocPorts – Development of South Baltic coastal regions through close cooperation of local ports
Project description
The future project aim is to formulate a set of tools to support active development of peripheral costal region of South Baltic area by focusing on local ports. The project applicant identified several potential areas of economic activity which might be the driving force for coastal areas development: new production and cooperation methods, divers tourism, sailing, water sports, environmentally-friendly fishery, mariculture and offshore industry. The future project activities will focus on development of socioeconomic potential of local ports and their transregional cooperation. The project will create a platform for all SB local ports to exchange their experience in handling vital issues important for their developments and well-being of the communities they serve. The expected tangible result would be a catalogue of best practice that would be inspirational and have the quality of transferability to different South Baltic small ports.
Project total eligible budget
40.000,00 EUR
ERDF
34.000,00 EUR
Project start date
01 Sep 2016
Project end date
31 Dec 2016
Lead partner
Name: Maritime Institute Gdansk
Contact person: Urszula Kowalczyk
Address: Długi Targ 41/42, 80-830 Gdańsk
Region/Subregion: Gdański
Country: Poland
E-mail:  urszula.kowalczyk@im.gda.pl
Project partner
Name: EUCC Baltic Office
Contact person: Ramunas Povilanskas
Address: Kareiviniu gatve 4-7, 92251 Klaipeda
Region/Subregion: Klaipedos apskritis
Country: Lithuania