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High Seas Ambassadors, representing youth from around the world, call on G20 Leaders as they meet in Rome, Italy from 30-31 October for the G20 Leader
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The Leading Women for the Ocean network call for an immediate, concerted international effort to adopt a robust and ambitious UN High Seas Treaty to h...
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High Seas Youth Ambassador Blog: Climate action is ocean action – both are long overdue!
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Final G20 Leaders’ Communiqué urges the finalization of the High Seas Treaty as soon as possible
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New Study: Conserving the last ocean frontiers – the Salas y Gomez & Nazca ridges case study
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IUCN World Conservation Congress Urges U.N. to Finalize Treaty to Protect High Seas by Early 2022
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