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Apr 16, 2018

Registration Open for Sea Scotland 2018 Conference


Empowerment in marine stewardship: emerging opportunities for citizens and communities in Scotland - The themes for the Sea Scotland Conference on 20 - 21 June 2018, Bay Hotel and Conference centre in the Kingdom of Fife.

 

The objectives of the Sea Scotland 2018 Conference are to:

 

- Explore the changing context of community engagement and empowerment in planning and decision-making in the marine area, including through the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015, the Islands (Scotland) Bill 2017 and other developments.

 

- Promote methods for effective engagement and empowerment of communities in the stewardship of marine resources. 

 

- As part of the Scottish Government’s ‘Year of Young People 2018’, provide a platform for youth views on the marine environment, its development and governance, and explore ideas for improved youth engagement.

 

For more information and to book a place click here

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