On Thursday 8 May, EU Commissioners Maria Damanaki and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn will present the new Action Plan for a “blue economy”. More info here.
I will be curious to see how much of the original ideas of Gunter Pauli’s original concept have made it into the EU’s action plan.
More importantly, is the blue economy just like the green economy a real step towards a one-planet economy? Let’s see whether the action plan addresses lifestyle changes.
Read for a critique of the blue economy concept this good blog post.