Evaluation of Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) in Europe
Following recommendations of the European Parliament and of the Council, each coastal Member State was expected to elaborate and implement a national ICZM strategy by February 2006.
The main objective of the evaluation was to provide an evaluation report on the implementation of and the prospects for ICZM in the EU, and in particular
Project result was the Final Evaluation Report (available for download in the download section of this page).
The ICZM Evaluation in Europe was carried out by an independent Evaluation Team between January and August 2006. Following the analyses of national ICZM reports and strategies, submitted by coastal Member States in response to the EU ICZM Recommenda-tion, in addition to a wide range of complementary information and data and intensive consultations with coastal stakeholders, the Evaluation exercise resulted in the formulation of four strategic and cross-cutting recommendations and five operational recommendations with a total of nineteen recommended actions.
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