Greening the Blue Economy in Pomorskie, Poland

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As coastal area on the Baltic Sea in north-central Poland, Pomorskie faces unique challenges and opportunities associated with the transition to a green economy, a diversified economy, growing population and significant natural resources. This report focuses on the sustainable development of the oceans and coastlines surrounding the region, known as the blue economy.


Based on an OECD survey designed to capture the needs and perceptions of local employers (mostly of small- and medium-sized enterprises [SME]), this report analyses the specific skills needed to support green growth in Pomorskie, and how related labour market and training programmes can be made more effective in supporting the transition to a low-carbon economy.




Greening the blue economy in Pomorskie

This chapter provides an overview of the key economic and employment trends in the Polish province of Pomorskie. This overview offers a context for understanding different nuances of Pomorskie’s green and blue economy. It also describes Pomorskie’s ability to develop more sustainable production processes in local industries within the blue economy. Barriers to “greening” the sectors related to Pomorskie’s coastal resources are also examined.


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