All around the world, the concept of a “Blue Economy” – using the resources in the oceans and seas – is spreading rapidly. Here in the Baltic Sea Region, promoting “Blue Growth” is a critical part of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. But how sustainable is our quest for a Blue Economy? Are we on the right course? This ground-breaking WWF report, All Hands on Deck, makes clear that we need the Blue Economy in the Baltic Sea – but that we need to raise the bar on the goals, targets and actions that will get us there.