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COP 23: It’s time for action

Next week, Slovenia is hosting the 23rd Meeting of the Member Parties to the Barcelona Convention, COP 23 – the Conference for the Mediterranean, in Portorož, under the auspices of the United Nations. Slovenia is taking over the two-year Presidency…

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“Who that has ever visited the borders of this classic sea, has not felt at the first sight of its waters a glow of reverent rapture akin to devotion, and an instinctive sensation of thanksgiving at being permitted to stand…

Towards a healthier and safer future for the Mediterranean

Slovenia will host the 23rd Meeting of the Member Parties to the Barcelona Convention, COP 23 – Conference for the Mediterranean, in Portorož between 5 and 8 December 2023, marking the second time in history that Slovenia has held the…

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“The Mediterranean has the color of mackerel, changeable I mean. You don’t always know if it’s green or violet, you can’t even say it’s blue, because the next moment the changing reflection has taken on a tint of rose or…

Meeting with COP 23 secretariat

“We all come from the sea and back to the sea, we will go. The Mediterranean gave birth to the world.” – Anders Lustgarten ✔ Yesterday, a working meeting with the secretariat of the Barcelona Convention took place in Portorož.…