High Seas Events during UNGA: Quick Overview

Date: 16th September 2023

Join Us for Three Exciting Events During the 78th United Nations General Assembly and Climate Week NYC

As we approach the momentous occasion of the High Seas Treaty opening for signature on September 20th, these events, organised in collaboration with partners, offer an unparalleled chance to delve into ocean climate action, sustainable practices, and the future of our planet’s ocean.


SDG Action Weekend Side event – 16th September
BBNJ TREATY – THE RACE FOR RATIFICATION

The race for the ratification of the High Seas Treaty exemplifies the incredible impact of global collaboration on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Save the date and participate in the SDG Summit Action Weekend or catch the live broadcast on UN WebTV to witness this dynamic journey.

Youth Strategy Workshop – 18th September
DEEP DIVE INTO THE HIGH SEAS TREATY

Our youth strategy workshop is a platform for the next generation to delve into the intricacies of the High Seas Treaty. Explore the treaty’s profound implications for ocean conservation and be part of shaping a sustainable future.

Invitation only

High Level Event – 20th September
HIGH AMBITION FOR THE HIGH SEAS

Organized by the governments of Belgium, Costa Rica, France and the European Union, together with The Blue Leaders, the High Ambition Coalition on Biodiversity Beyond National Jurisdiction, and support from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), the High Seas Alliance, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Mission Blue and the Pew Charitable Trusts, this event marks the opening of the High Seas Treaty for signature in New York at the United Nations from September 20. It’s a pivotal gathering to celebrate this historic moment and discuss the vital issue of High Seas Treaty ratification and implementation.

Invitation only

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