Images by Greenpeace calling for action to finalise a strong Global Ocean Treaty at the United Nations are projected onto the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. Photo: AFP
Images by Greenpeace calling for action to finalise a strong Global Ocean Treaty at the United Nations are projected onto the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. Photo: AFP

No deal on UN treaty to protect marine life after fifth round of discussions

  • A proposed treaty would set rules for protecting biodiversity in two-thirds of the world’s ocean areas that fall outside national jurisdictions
  • Talks will resume next year unless a special emergency session is called before the end of 2022

Images by Greenpeace calling for action to finalise a strong Global Ocean Treaty at the United Nations are projected onto the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. Photo: AFP
Images by Greenpeace calling for action to finalise a strong Global Ocean Treaty at the United Nations are projected onto the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. Photo: AFP
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