PREMIERE: Protecting What’s Precious


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Protecting What’s Precious is a short documentary telling the story of Ezgi Saydam, a MedBycatch observer in Türkiye, and the vital research work she is undertaking to monitor and reduce bycatch in the Mediterranean.

Created in the context of the MedBycatch Project by WaterBear

Funded by MAVA Foundation

The 8th Meeting of the Parties to the Agreement on the Conservation of Cetaceans of the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Contiguous Atlantic Area

At this meeting, held in St. Julians, Malta, from 29 November to 2 December 2022, the 24 ACCOBAMS Parties of committed to the conservation of cetaceans in the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea and adjacent Atlantic area.

The Presidency shifted from Türkiye to Malta, and a new Bureau composed of 5 countries – Malta (Presidency), Bulgaria, Lebanon, Montenegro and Portugal – was elected for the period 2023 to 2025.

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Documentary Sentinels of the Mediterranean

As a member of the Together for the Med network, ACCOBAMS presents the documentary Sentinels of the Mediterranean!

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In this documentary, meet 3 heroes of everyday life driven by the same goal: the protection of the Mediterranean. They embody our coalition, composed of 46 organisations working together all over the Mediterranean to reduce fishing pressures on biodiversity.

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