The sessions on Setting the Atlantic frame and the State of Play of the national MSP implementations brought together a number of speakers from the national competent authorities from France, Spain, Portugal and the UK as well as from non-governmental bodies.

Setting the Atlantic Frame


Angela Schultz-Zehden, Project Leader, EU MSP Platform


Claude Wohrer, Secretariat General to the Sea, France


Damien Périssé, Director in Charge of Maritime Affairs, Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR)


MSP Implementation Processes in the Atlantic: State of Play

Laurent Courgeon, Interregional Directorate for South-Atlantic Sea (DIRM), Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, France


Ana Correa, Ministry for the Ecological Transition (MITECO), Spain


Ana Paula Simão, Directorate-General for Natural Resources, Safety, and Maritime Services,


Kirsty Wright, Marine Scotland Science, UK