This event aimed to present the general characteristics of ongoing international negotiations that seek to improve the conservation and sustainable use of the oceans and their resources. Through a panel discussion, the event highlighted the obstacles, developments and expectations of negotiations related to ocean mining, fisheries subsidies, and protection of the high seas.
Facilitator: María José Gonzalez-Bernat, Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (AIDA).
1. Ernesto Fernández Monge, The Pew Charitable Trusts:
2. Matthew Gianni, Deep Sea Conservation Coalition (DSCC):
3. Mariamalia Rodríguez, High Seas Alliance: