Reflections on this year’s European Maritime Day
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Reflections on this year’s European Maritime Day

John Richardson, Fipra Special Adviser for Maritime, who served in the Commission, including heading the Task Force that developed the Integrated Maritime Policy for the EU, moderated a workshop as this year’s European Maritime Day in Lisbon, on 16-17 May this year. Read more...

by John B Richardson | Posted on 27 May 2019 in Events, Travel, Transport and Logistics
Understanding and reducing the impact of tourism on coastal communities with Fipra at EMD2019
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Understanding and reducing the impact of tourism on coastal communities with Fipra at EMD2019

Last week, during the 2019 edition of European Maritime Week, Fipra hosted the workshop 'How to transform mass tourism into sustainable tourism for local communities', which brought together MEP Gesine Meissner along with speakers such as Salli Felton, CEO of the Travel Foundation and Ukko Metsola, VP for Government Relations of RCCL. Read more...

Posted on 23 May 2019 in Events, Travel, Transport and Logistics
EVENT: European Maritime Day 2019
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EVENT: European Maritime Day 2019

The EU’s maritime event of the year, European Maritime Day, is just around the corner and this year Fipra is hosting a workshop on an important topic for the tourism industry; destination management. The workshop, entitled ‘How to transform mass tourism into sustainable tourism for local communities’, will include speakers from Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, […] Read more...

Posted on 03 May 2019 in Events, Travel, Transport and Logistics
What you should know about the new EU Travel and Information Authorisation System (ETIAS)
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What you should know about the new EU Travel and Information Authorisation System (ETIAS)

Whilst a pre-travel authorisation system has been discussed for years, the terrorist attacks across Europe last year pushed this provision the top of the priority list along with other security-based measures leading to the publication of the Commission’s proposal at the end of 2016. Read more...

by Abigail Rowan | Posted on 08 Feb 2017 in Travel, Transport and Logistics