The UN Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, comes at a critical time as the world is strengthening its efforts to mobilize, create and drive solutions to realize the 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.
Advancing deep-sea taxonomy in support of the stewardship of the Area and its resources for the benefit of humankind
Improving the assessment of essential ecological functions of the deep sea oceans through long-term underwater oceanographic observatories in the Area.
Strengthening the stewardship of an economically and biologically significant high seas area – the Sargasso Sea
Partnership for Regional Ocean Governance: International Forum for Advancing Regional Ocean Governance
International Symposium on Scientific and Legal Aspects of the Regimes of the Continental Shelf and the Area