Japan, September 13th: Marine Genetic Resources - Informal Session

Regarding the usefulness of living resources in the deep sea floor. UNCLOS agreed to apply the principle of humankind. Should be in accordance with UNCLOS.

Payment of monetary benefit could be disincentive for research on BBNJ. Development of new technology.

Do not support monetary benefit sharing.

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