If your community is not part of MLW, you can join the network by creating one through the web portal and help us improve our knowledge about marine litter in Europe. 

Alternatively, you can send us an  with the following mandatory information:

  • Community name,
  • country,
  • website (if existing),
  • contact email (which will be made available on EEA website),
  • community type (indicate if: NGO (Non-Governmental Organization); Business/Industry (private companies & corporations); Coastal community (e.g. local sports club, local residents association, scouts); Learning community (schools & universities); Expert community (Science & research); Public authorities; Other)

We also ask for an optional short description of the marine litter activities carried out by the community. This will help interested citizens decide which one they should join. If you would like us to add your community logo name please send it as well. 

OrganisationContact details
Aarhus University (Denmark)

Jakob Strand

V. Buchet

Archipelagos Institute of Marine Conservation (Greece)


Athens Goulandri Natural History Museum (Greece)

Christos Ioakeimidis


Clean Coasts (Ireland)

Annabel FitzGerald

DeFishGear (Slovenia)

Andreja Palatinus

Forth Estuary Forum (United Kingdom)

Frances Edwards

HELMEPA (Greece)

Constantinos Triantafillou


Andreja Palatinus

Sharon Emanuel

Alessandro Mobilia

Perseus (Greece)

Christos Ioakeimidis

Christos Ioakeimidis


North Sea Foundation (The Netherlands)


Dylan Haanappel | Surfrider Foundation Holland

Lauren Eyles

Thomais Vlachogianni


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