Ocean Action Hub

21 Aug 2019 - This week the United Nations is meeting to negotiate a treaty that would protect the open ocean by 2030 from climate change, pollution and over-exploitation.

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17 Jul 2019 - Quietly but steadily, the most important environmental treaty that most people have never heard of is taking shape.

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26 Mar 2019 - Delegates call for increased cooperation and special attention to developing states in talks on new treaty as conference opens second session.

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The second session of the Intergovernmental Conference (IGC) on an international legally binding instrument under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) on the conservation and sustainabl

Event Date:
25/03/2019 - 09:00 to 05/04/2019 - 18:00
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28 Dec 2018 - In 2018 the United Nations began negotiations for a new treaty to protect high seas wildlife, paving the way for marine protected areas.
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4 Sept 2018 - The first significant steps towards legally protecting the high seas are to take place at the UN in New York this week.

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UNHQ, New York - Aims to elaborate the text of an international legally binding instrument on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ).

Event Date:
04/09/2018 - 09:00 to 17/09/2018 - 18:00
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