JAMAICA, Kingston (30 August 2018) – – Members and  Observers of the Authority as well as other Stakeholders are invited to submit their comments on the revised draft regulations on exploitation of mineral resources in the Area (ISBA/24/LTC/WP.1/Rev.1 and ISBA/24/C/20) by 30 September 2018 to consultation@isa.org.jm.

This follows general agreement at the 24th Session Council meetings in July 2018 that the Secretariat invite stakeholders for further comments to the revised Draft Regulations.

A compilation of all comments will be analyzed by the Secretariat with a view to preparing a report for consideration by the Council and the Legal and Technical Commission during the first part of their forthcoming meetings in 2019.

Council in Session at the 24th Session of the International Seabed Authority



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