News & Announcements

ISA Selects Five Candidates for Internships offered by Ifremer
JAMAICA, Kingston (9 May 2016) - -  The ISA Legal and Technical Commission has selected five candidates for internships offered by Institut francais de Recherche pour I’Exploitation de la Mer (Ifremer). The candidates will participate in a 5-day taxonomy workshop that will be held in Brest, France, from 27 June to the 1 July 2016 as part of the yearly summer...

International Seabed Authority Prepares for 22nd Annual Session
JAMAICA, Kingston (3 May 2016) - - The Authority's 22nd Annual Session will be held in Kingston, Jamaica from 11-22 July 2016. The Session will be preceded by meetings of the Legal and Technical Commission and the Finance Committee from 4-8 July. Legal and Technical Commission Election of members of the Legal and Technical Commission will be held during the July...

Call for Applications: 2016 Xiamen University and Dalian Maritime University Summer Programs
JAMAICA, Kingston (27 April 2016) - - Interested students from developing countries with a first degree or above, interested in oceans law and policy are invited to apply for a scholarship to either attend the two-week 2016 Xiamen Summer Program at the Marco Polo - Zheng He Academy of International Oceans Law and Policy in Xiamen University or the two-week 2016 Dalian...

Ambassador of Bangladesh Presents Credentials to the International Seabed Authority
JAMAICA, Kingston (14 April 2016) - - His Excellency, Mr. Mohammad Ziauddin, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, presented his credentials to Secretary-General Nii Allotey Odunton on 13 April 2016 as the new Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the International Seabed Authority. Ambassador Ziauddin began his career in the...

UKSRL Signs Second Exploration Contract with ISA
JAMAICA, Kingston (29 March 2016) - - The International Seabed Authority and the UK Seabed Resources Limited (UKSRL) have signed a 15-year contract for exploration for polymetallic nodules in the eastern part of the Clarion-Clipperton Fracture Zone. The Contract was signed Tuesday, 29 March 2016, in New York, by the Secretary-General...

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