Prosperity and Sustainability - Local Cooperation in the Baltic Sea Region
Summary of the conference in Visby
Josefin Dahlander , Marie Sandberg
The conference was arranged by the Swedish Prime Minister´s office. The conference documentation has been performed by the Sida Baltic Sea Unit. The summary means a short reproduction of the content of the respective speeches from the conference. The speeches focused on three thematic areas. The first theme concerns the strengthening of cooperation among local, national and European actors in the Baltic Sea region, focusing on the importance of different modes and levels of cooperation. The second theme concerns the provision of a secure and sustainable livelihood in the Baltic Sea region, concentrating on the environment, energy and trafficking of human beings. The third theme of the conference relates to trade and investment promotion in the Baltic Sea region.