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Last week, on the initiative of the Department of the Environment, Monaco took part in the 16th European Mobility Week. A mobility festival was held at Larvotto Beach this weekend in connection with this event.These two days were a great success – members of the public undertook numerous test drives of electric vehi...Read more
The Secretariats of the RAMOGE and Pelagos Intergovernmental Agreements Take Action to Reduce Marine Waste
The secretariats of the RAMOGE and Pelagos Agreements held a colloquium to raise coastal and inland municipalities' awareness of the issue of marine waste. This symposium took place on12September 2017 at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco. Scientists, representatives of the countries that are party to the Agreements...Read more
At the initiative of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, a meeting of Mediterranean monk seal experts is to be held within the context of Monaco’s research on the Yersin exploration vessel in Madeira
The Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus) is one of the most endangered mammals in the world, with the global population being estimated at only 500 individuals living in the Mediterranean and the near Atlantic. There are two main reasons for the vulnerability of the Mediterranean monk seal: on the one hand, f...Read more
As part of a partnership with the Parco Europeo Alpi Marittime and the Mercantour National Park, the Prince's Government is joining a new Convention Programme, signed on 3 August 2017, "Bees of the Mercantour-Alpi Marittime Territory: Diversity and Pollination."Read more
An environmental impact study was therefore conducted by Anse du Portier, with the aim of identifying the challenges, effects and potential impact of the project, and planning measures to avoid, reduce or mitigate harm to the marine environment and biodiversity.Initial operations to move protected species were compl...Read more