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TIS: Ten-year break on seabed mining to help science

Saturday 17 August 2019 | Published in Environment

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TIS: Ten-year break on seabed mining to help science
TIS President Teina Mackenzie addresses Pacific Island Forum. 19081612

Pacific civil society organisations have asked Pacific Islands Forum leaders for a 10-year moratorium on seabed mining from 2021 to 2030, to give time for more scientific data to be generated to better inform the governance and conservation of our Ocean.

Pacific civil society organisations have asked Pacific Islands Forum leaders for a 10-year moratorium on seabed mining from 2021 to 2030, to give time for more scientific data to be generated to better inform the governance and conservation of our Ocean.


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