SWaM is takig part in NORSAIC (co-funded by Interreg North Sea Region). The project aims to improve cooperation and governance in marine spatial planning (MSP) by adapting and advancing crucial MSP elements, establishing innovation capacity and building joint cooperation capacity.
1) Adaptation - Planning for the Future
Developing visions and strategies for the adaptation and advancement of crucial MSP elements to develop future proof MSP processes and plans in the North Sea region responding to a changing climate.
2) Innovation Capacity for Governance in MSP
Estabishing innovation capacity by bringing together competent MSP authorities, regional/ local representatives, as well as research institutions to jointly co-design innovative approaches and tools on multi governance levels for multi-use of space, cumulative impacts of maritime activities and land-sea interaction.
3) Cooperation - Buiding Joint Capacity
Buiding joint capacity towards long lasting governance, taking up innovation capacity and crucial MSP visions and strategies towards joint learning and mutual knowledge with competent MSP authorities, regional/ local representatives, as well as research institutions within and beyond the partnership.
Project Start: 01/05/2023
Project End: 30/04/2026