The STRONG High Seas Project together with the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) organized a side event during the second round of the International Conference for a high seas treaty on 25 March 2019 in New York. Read more STRONG Side Event at IGC2 – Building on and Strengthening Regional Ocean Governance
New STRONG High Seas report Regional Ocean Governance of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction: Lessons Learnt and Ways Forward provides an overview of a range of ongoing initiatives to improve governance of ABNJ at the regional level, Read more Regional Ocean Governance of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction: Lessons Learnt and Ways Forward
Between February 5th and 7th 2019, an expert workshop from the STRONG High Seas project took place in Guayaquil, Ecuador at the CPPS facilities. The workshop was coordinated by WWF Colombia and the Permanent Comission of the South Pacific (CPPS) Read more STRONG High Seas regional expert workshop in Guayaquil, Ecuador
From 30 January to 1 February 2019, the Office of the Pacific Ocean Commissioner (OPOC), organised a regional workshop on the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Marine Biological Diversity of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction (BBNJ). Held at the Pacific Island Forum Secretariat in Fiji, the three-day workshop brought together delegates from across the region to discuss key issues for the ongoing negotiations in New York.