The Koper Science and Research Center organized a panel discussion entitled How to improve connectivity management to achieve global goals in a cross-border context? The Case of the Upper Adriatic, held on December 7, 2023 at Hotel Bernardin, Portorož. The event was included within the framework of the 23rd Session of the Mediterranean Countries of the Barcelona Convention COP 23: Green Transition in the Mediterranean: from Decisions to Actions. The roundtable was organized as part of the POSEIDONE project, which is co-financed by the European Union under the Interreg VI-A Italy-Slovenia Programme. The event was attended by representatives of the Mediterranean Institute for Environmental Studies of ZRS Koper, CORILA, Strunjan Nature Park and other invited institutions. The event aimed to explore the topic of ecological functionality and connectivity.