Daily update August 2019
ABMTs area-based management tools
ABNJ areas beyond national jurisdiction
ABS access and benefit sharing
BBNJ marine] biodiversity beyond national jurisdiction
BS benefit sharing
CBD Convention on Biological Diversity
CBTT capacity building and the transfer of marine technology
CHM common heritage of mankind
CLHM clearinghouse mechanism
CMS Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals
COP Conference of the Parties
CSU conservation and sustainable use
EEZ conservation and sustainable use
EIA Environmental Impact Assessment
ESBA Ecologically and Biologically Significant Area
ESPOO The Espoo (EIA) Convention
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
FHS Freedom of the High Seas
IA Institutional Arrangements
ILBI International Legally Binding Instrument
IMO International Maritime Organization
IPRs Intellectual Property Rights
ISA International Seabed Authority
ITPGRFA International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
MGR marine genetic resources
MSR/td> marine scientific research
NJ national jurisdiction
PCPs personal care products
PrepCom personal care products
PCPs Preparatory Committee
REMP Regional Environmental Management Plan
RFMO Regional Fisheries Management Organization
RSA regional seas organizations or arrangements
SAIs significant adverse impacts
SEAs strategic environmental assessments
TEIA transboundary environmental impact assessment
UNCLOS United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
UNCLOS United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
UNFSA United Nations Fish Stocks Agreement
UNGA United Nations General Assembly
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