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New Law Of The Sea Agreement On High Seas Biodiversity - SubTel Forum
By Hellenic Shipping News October 26, 2017 World governments agreed in 2015 that the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) should be expanded to include a new legally binding instrument on the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ). During 2016 and 2017, four preparatory committee meetings …