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ISA-25 Part 2
23 July 2019 | Kingston, Jamaica

On Tuesday, the Assembly of the International Seabed Authority (ISA) continued its deliberations, discussing the annual report of the Secretary-General, which outlines the Authority’s activities from July 2018 to June 2019.

In the breezeways, the ENB notes that a peaceful Greenpeace demonstration bore witness to the importance of the public promulgation of law, addressed in an inaugural lecture in the morning. It further notes that while most delegates were impressed by the variety of ISA activities, they did not lose focus, highlighting the need to operationalize the common heritage of humankind principle as well as to ensure that the draft exploitation guidelines address the interconnectedness of our world. Read full report