|Author (Corporate)||Council of the European Union|
|Publisher||General Secretariat of the Council|
The Council of the European Union adopted in November 2019 a set of conclusions relating to oceans and seas.
These conclusions highlight that climate change is a direct and existential threat to life in oceans and seas globally, and call for increased policy action at all levels of government to protect marine and coastal ecosystems.
The Council also notes with great concern the warming of European regional seas at a higher pace than average. The conclusions underline the importance of:
|Subject Tags||Climate Change, Water|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|