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The Baltic Sea Action Summit process continues in St.Petersburg April 2013.

The Baltic Sea Action Summit Helsinki 2010

The Baltic Sea Action Summit, held 10 February 2010 in Helsinki, was a tip of an iceberg in the work for the Baltic Sea. The Baltic Sea Action Group continues the process. The follow-up work on commitments has started and the projects are developed further.

We gathered over 140 commitments for the Baltic Sea Action Summit 10 February 2010 in Helsinki. New commitents keep coming.

The process continues in St.Petersburg, Russia in April 5.-6. as Prime Ministers from Baltic Sea countries meet, the health of the Baltic Sea in their agenda!

Read more on Baltic Sea Action Group's website:

All commitments

State commitments


Baltic Sea Action Group won a unique Golden Lion PR-price in the Cannes filmfestivals 2010. The price was given to the Baltic Sea Action Summit concept and the PR-work done connected to it. Watch the video here


Tarja Halonen Tarja Halonen
President of the Republic of Finland
Matti Vanhanen Matti Vanhanen
Prime Minister of Finland
Ilkka Herlin Ilkka Herlin
BSAG, Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board ,
Cargotec Corporation, Chairman of the Board

Baltic Sea Action Group (BSAG)

The Baltic Sea Action Group ( BSAG) is a part of the Foundation for a Living Baltic Sea. It is devoted to rescuing the Baltic Sea with carefully chosen projects. BSAG is responsible of the content of the Summit and for gathering the commitments.

To carry out the actions necessary to save the Baltic Sea, heads of state and government, corporations, business leaders and NGO’s must all work together. For this purpose, the President of the Republic of Finland, Tarja Halonen, together with Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen of Finland and the Chairman of the Baltic Sea Action Group (BSAG), Ilkka Herlin, have launched a joint initiative: The Baltic Sea Action Summit 2010 (BSAS).


Latest activities:

Webcasts from the Baltic Sea Action Summit 2010

Watch Webcasts here!

Watch Animations here!

Press releases , HERE

PRESS RELEASE BY CO-CONVENORS, "Baltic Sea Action Summit in Helsinki a success"