Erikbergshallen in Gothenburg, site of the conference, Photo: Annette Friberg/Scanpix
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EU maritime conference opens in Gothenburg

On Monday the European Maritime Day conference opens in Gothenburg. More than 1,000 participants will be taking part in the EU gathering, which has the theme of sustainable growth from oceans, seas and coasts - what the organizers call blue growth.

Monday’s agenda includes the official signing of the European Social Partners' Agreement on an International Labor Organization convention, concerning work in the fishing sector.

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