1st Part of the 26th Annual Session of the International Seabed Authority (ISA)

17–21 February 2020 | Kingston, Jamaica

International Seabed Authority


The Council’s substantive discussions focused on the draft regulations for deep seabed mining,  which will need to ensure environmental protection while balancing stakeholders’ interests.  Delegates engaged in discussions over new proposals on regional environmental management plans (REMPs) and the financial model for mineral exploitation.

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