Historic UN talks could save the high seas
Australian Environment Review, 2016.
Wright, G., Rochette, J. (2016). Historic UN talks could save the high seas. Australian Environment Review, vol. 31, N°5.
Extrait [en anglais] :
"[...] Depending on the contours of a final agreement, a new instrument may:
- provide for the creation of marine protected areas (MPAs) in ABNJ, potentially restricting or prohib- iting certain activities in a given area;
- require environmental impact assessment (EIA) to be carried out for a range of activities in ABNJ that do not currently require such a process; and
- institute a new legal framework for the exploita- tion of marine genetic resources (MGRs) taken from ABNJ. [...]"