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Co-creating Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management Solutions

Objective

"MareFrame seeks to remove barriers preventing a more widespread use of an Ecosystem-based Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM). It will develop assessment methods and a Decision Support Framework (DSF) for management of marine resources and thereby enhance the capacity to provide integrated assessment, advice and decision support for an EAFM. Enabling comparisons between relevant ""what-if"" scenarios and their likely consequences, DSF will support the implementation of the new Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) and the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). The project SMEs, together with RTD institutions and stakeholders, will develop and demonstrate the use of innovative decision support tools through training actions, role-play and workshops. Indicators of Good Environmental Status (GES) will be developed along with models for ecosystem-based management. The models will take multi-species approaches into account and be developed and compared through seven datasets of six European regional seas. The models will draw on historical data sets and data from new analytical methods. Model performance will be compared and evaluated using a simulated ecosystem as an operating model. Learning from the experience of previous and on-going research, MareFrame integrates stakeholders at its core using a co-creation approach that combines analytical and participatory processes to provide knowledge that can be applied to policy-making, improving management plans and implementation of EAFM. The project dissemination will use innovative ways to ensure effective usage of project outcomes. The work packages and the allocation of roles have been designed to ensure effective collaboration through the project’s lifetime. MareFrame liaises with other national and international research projects and is of high relevance to the future management of living marine resources in Europe in a changing environment, taking a holistic view incorporating socio-economic and legislative issues."

Call for proposal

FP7-KBBE-2013-7-single-stage
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Coordinator

MATIS OHF
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Vinlandsleid 12
113 Reykjavik
Iceland

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Oddur Mar Gunnarsson (Mr.)
EU contribution
€ 905 540

Participants (27)

HASKOLI ISLANDS
Iceland
EU contribution
€ 424 125
Address
Saemundargotu 2
101 Reykjavik

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Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Gunnar Stefansson (Prof.)
MORSKI INSTYTUT RYBACKI - PANSTWOWY INSTYTUT BADAWCZY
Poland
EU contribution
€ 66 123
Address
Ul. Kollataja 1
81-332 Gdynia

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Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Jan Horbowy (Prof.)
HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO
Finland
EU contribution
€ 419 388
Address
Yliopistonkatu 3
00014 Helsingin Yliopisto

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Kirsi Hoviniemi (Ms.)
HAFRANNSOKNASTOFNUNIN
Iceland
EU contribution
€ 201 597
Address
Skulagata 4
121 Reykjavik

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Gudmundur Thordarsson (Dr.)
UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 358 406
Address
King's College Regent Walk
AB24 3FX Aberdeen

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Kerry Kidd (Mrs.)
AGENCIA ESTATAL CONSEJO SUPERIOR DE INVESTIGACIONES CIENTIFICAS
Spain
EU contribution
€ 214 617
Address
Calle Serrano 117
28006 Madrid

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
María Ángeles López Vázquez (Ms.)
INSTITUTO ESPANOL DE OCEANOGRAFIA
Spain
EU contribution
€ 221 413
Address
Corazon De Maria 8
28002 Madrid

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
José Carlos Vilar (Mr.)
CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE DELLE RICERCHE
Italy
EU contribution
€ 282 504
Address
Piazzale Aldo Moro 7
00185 Roma

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Salvatore Mazzola (Dr.)
INSTITUTUL NATIONAL DE CERCETARE-DEZVOLTARE MARINA GRIGORE ANTIPA
Romania
EU contribution
€ 112 688
Address
Mamaia Blvd. 300
900581 Constanta

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Tania Zaharia (Dr.)
SVERIGES LANTBRUKSUNIVERSITET
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 170 985
Address
Almas Alle 8
750 07 Uppsala

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Margareta Dyjak (Mrs.)
STOCKHOLMS UNIVERSITET
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 112 070
Address
Universitetsvagen 10
10691 Stockholm

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Maciej Tomasz Tomczak (Dr.)
CENTRO TECNOLOGICO DEL MAR - FUNDACION CETMAR
Spain
EU contribution
€ 321 687
Address
Rua De Eduardo Cabello
36208 Vigo

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Fernando Garcia San Quintin (Mr.)
UNIVERSITETET I TROMSOE - NORGES ARKTISKE UNIVERSITET
Norway
EU contribution
€ 351 333
Address
Hansine Hansens Veg 14
9019 Tromso

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Michaela Aschan (Prof.)
NOFIMA AS
Norway
EU contribution
€ 260 001
Address
Muninbakken 9-13
9291 Tromso

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Petter Olsen
AALBORG UNIVERSITET
Denmark
EU contribution
€ 317 878
Address
Fredrik Bajers Vej 7k
9220 Aalborg

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Karin Nesheim (Mrs.)
UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN
South Africa
EU contribution
€ 45 438
Address
Private Bag X3
7701 Rondebosch

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Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Doug Butterworth (Prof.)
COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
Australia
Address
Clunies Ross Street Csiro Black Mountain Science And Innovation Park
2601 Acton Act

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Elizabeth Fulton (Dr.)
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF WATER AND ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH
New Zealand
Address
Market Place Viaduct Harbour 41
1149 Auckland

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Rosemary Hurst (Dr.)
NRC (EUROPE) LTD
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 139 200
Address
Staithe Road
NR34 0BT Beccles

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
John Pope (Mr.)
SYNTESA APS
Denmark
EU contribution
€ 380 648
Address
Strandgade 91 4 Sal
1401 Kobenhavn

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Olavur Gregersen (Mr.)
SPF TOKNI
Faeroe Islands
EU contribution
€ 159 181
Address
Niels Finsensgota 10
FO-110 Torshavn

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Ólavur Ellefsen (Mr.)
MAPIX TECHNOLOGIES LTD
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 182 400
Address
Timber Bush 47 Suite 105 The Bourse
EH6 6QH Edinburgh

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Gert Riemersma (Mr.)
SHUTTLE THREAD LIMITED
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 246 448
Address
Ashton Lane Ashton House
M33 6WT Sale Cheshire

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Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Jamie Lentin (Mr.)
NSRAC LBG
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 31 356
Address
Westburn Road Woodhill House
AB16 5GB Aberdeen

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Other
Administrative Contact
Lorna Duguid (Mrs.)
NORTH WESTERN WATERS REGIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL
Ireland
EU contribution
€ 9 000
Address
Crofton Road Dun Laoghaire
Dublin

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Other
Administrative Contact
Alexandre Rodríguez (Mr.)
STICHTING THE PELAGIC REGIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL
Netherlands
EU contribution
€ 9 000
Address
Treubstraat 17
2288 EH Rijswiijk

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Other
Administrative Contact
Verena Ohms (Dr.)
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL FOR THE EXPLORATION OF THE SEA
Denmark
EU contribution
€ 56 882
Address
H C Andersens Boulevard 44-46
1553 Kobenhavn V

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Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Wojciech Wawrzynski (Dr.)