Webinar: Protecting the High Seas Through a New Marine Biodiversity Treaty Under UNCLOS


This 1.5 hour long webinar will provide a background briefing on the negotiations currently underway towards a new treaty to protect the biodiversity of the high seas, the role of MPAs, and the relevance of the UN bottom trawling resolution under review in August 2016. Panelists include Kristina Gjerde of IUCN, Peggy Kalas of the High Seas Alliance, Duncan Currie and Matt Gianni of the Deep Sea Conservation Coalition, and David Freestone of the Sargasso Sea Commission.

Webinar co-sponsored by the MPA Action Agenda, MPA News, and the EBM Tools Network (co-coordinated by NatureServe and OpenChannels.org).

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