High Seas Biodiversity Conservation Seminar from the Perspective of CBD and UNCLOS


We co-organized a seminar on “Biodiversity Conservation in the High Seas from the Perspective of CBD and UNCLOS”. with Centre for Polar and Deep Ocean Development Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The seminar focused on marine conservation issues including the international negotiations of BBNJ and the upcoming CBD-COP15  held in China . The discussion focused on four perspectives including: the international key marine biodiversity conservation process, area-based management tools, marine genetic resources, and China’s role in the protection of the high seas.