EMSA

Partnerships

 cooperationDG MOVE, DG ECHO & EMSA directors signed the cooperation agreement on maritime emergencies

The cooperation with other Agencies and bodies is one of the tools for the Agency to avoid duplication of work and foster synergies in its relevant fields of activities. The cooperation developed by the Agency with different bodies at technical level confirms that EMSA is considered a reliable partner.

In most of the cases the final objective of these cooperation arrangements is to improve the quality of services offered by the Agency to the MemberStates and the Commission, within the limits of its mandate.

Different agreements signed by the Agency relate also to exchange of information and data, relevant in the field of maritime safety, prevention of pollution from ships, pollution preparedness, detection and response.

 

 

EMSA in a Nutshell

  • Tagline: Quality shipping, safer seas, cleaner oceans
  • Set up in 2002, 200+ employees
  • Headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Budget (2015): € 54.2m
  • One of 44 Agencies of the EU
  • Executive Director: Markku Mylly

Inter-Agency Cooperation Agreements

newsbulletEMSA – Frontex (3/5/2013)
newsbulletEMSA – ESA Agreement (2/7/2010)
newsbulletEMSA – Frontex CFCA (December 2009)
newsbulletEMSA – CFCA (17/6/2008)
newsbulletEMSA – JRC (13/3/2007)