Mare Nostrum Project – EU

Bridging the legal-institutional gap in mediterranean coastline management

Professor Rachelle Alterman is the Project Head and Coordinator of the Mare Nostrum project.

Mare Nostrum is a 3-year project, funded by the European Union and coordinated by the  Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, which will explore new ways of enhancing existing  policies for preserving the Mediterranean coastline.

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Presentation of the project and its outcomes at conferences and other events:

  • The State of Israel’s Coastline from a Comparative Perspective – Ashdod Sustainability Conference, Israel.  Click here for a video of the presentation (Hebrew).
  • Rachelle Alterman, Dafna Carmon and Cygal Pellach:  “The High Hopes of ICZM Confronted by Legal-Institutional Implementation Gaps” – MEDCOAST Conference, October 2015.
  • Rachelle Alterman, “The High Hopes of ICZM in the Face of Legal-Institutional Implementation Gaps:  Comparative Analysis of Mediterranean Countries” (Mare Nostrum Project) AESOP Conference, July 2015.
  • “Bridging the implementation GAP in Integrated Coastline Management: Lowering the legal-institutional barriers” at Member States Expert Groups Integrated Coastal Management – Maritime Spatial Planning, Brussels, April 21-22 2015
  • Rachelle Alterman, Dafna Carmon and Cygal Pellach, “The high hopes of Integrated Coastal Zone Management in the face of legal-institutional implementation gaps: Comparative Analysis of Mediterranean Countries.  Ninth Annual conference of the International Academic Association on Planning, Law and Property Rights (PLPR). Volos, Greece Feb. 24-27, 2015.
  • Na’ama Teschner and Rachelle Alterman, “Implementaiton gaps in the city-port interface”. Ninth Annual conference of the International Academic Association on Planning, Law and Property Rights (PLPR). Volos, Greece Feb. 24-27, 2015.
  • “Same Seas, Different Coastlines: Disparities in the national demarcation of coastlines across the EU” at Plenary Meeting of the Permanent Committee on Cadastre in the EU. 23-25 June 2014.
  • Rachelle Alterman and Rachel Adam. “The Implementation Gap in Integrated Coastal Zone Management Laws and Policies”. MEDCOAST Global Congress on ICZM, Marmaris, Turkey, Oct. 29-Nov. 2 2013.