marine litter in the Mediterranean Sea by applying the principles of Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM), a dynamic process of management and sustainable use of coastal zone. Its approach takes into account the fragilities of the ecosystems and of coastal landscapes and the different uses and activities which impacts on marine and terrestrial elements.

University of Siena, Italy.

Department of Physical, Earth and Environmental Sciences Coordinator of the Regional SDSN Center for the Mediterranean “MED Solutions”. Scientific Coordinator of the Plastic Busters initiative.Partner and WP leader of the Plastic Busters, Plastic Busters MPAs, COMMON projects, EMME and MUSCLES projects. Lead partner of the Plastic Busters CAP project.