More Top Stories

League

Nines in Paradise thrills

9 January 2024

League
Athletics
Athletics

The year in sports 2023

31 December 2023

Features

2023 year in review

31 December 2023

Economy
Rugby league

Moana target 2025 World Cup

11 November 2022

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

Saturday 17 August 2019 | Published in Environment

Share

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.


To continue reading this article and to support our journalism

CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE NOW
for as little as $11 per month.

- Up to date and breaking news
- Includes access to Premium content
- Videos and online classifieds

Already a subscriber, click here

Our people. Our news. First.