Press Releases Archive

22nd Session 2016

SB-22-18 (SB-22-18 ) - 22/07/2016

Election of Authority's Legal Counsel and Deputy to Secretary-General as New Head of International Seabed Authority in Succession to Incumbent Among Highlights of Organization's Twenty-Second Session

SB-22-17 (SB-22-17 ) - 22/07/2016

2016 Seabed Session Concludes After Extended Council Debate over LTC Membership; Assembly Approves $17.1 million Budget for 2017-2018

SB-22-15 Corr.1 (SB-22-15 Corr.1 ) - 21/07/2016

Seabed Assembly Adopts Review Committee Report and Elects Members to Finance Committee and Council

SB-22-16 (SB-22-16 ) - 21/07/2016

Biographical Note: Michael W Lodge

SB-22-15 (SB-22-15 ) - 21/07/2016

Seabed Assembly Adopts Review Committee Report and Elects Members to Finance Committee and Council

SB-22-14 (SB-22-14 ) - 21/07/2016

Assembly Elects Michael Lodge of the United Kingdom as Next Secretary-General of Seabed Authority; Hears Address by Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago

SB-22-13 (SB-22-13 ) - 20/07/2016

Seabed Assembly Concludes Debate on Review Committee's Interim Report

SB-22-12 (SB-22-12 ) - 20/07/2016

Seabed Authority's Supreme Body, The Assembly Winds Up Debate on Secretary-General's Annual Report

SB-22-11 (SB-22-11 ) - 19/07/2016

Commercialization of Marine Minerals in Deep Seabed Well Within Reach, International Seabed Authority Secretary-General States As He Introduces Annual Report

SB-22-10 (SB-22-10 ) - 19/07/2016

Seabed Council Hears Compromise Proposal on LTC Membership Composition; Adopts Draft Decision on Report of the LTC

SB-22-9 (SB-22-9 ) - 18/07/2016

Seabed Council Puts Forward Two Candidates for Election of Secretary-General; Approves Six Exploration Contract Extensions; Begins LTC Election Debate

SB-22-8 (SB-22-8 ) - 18/07/2016

Seabed Council Approves Plan of Work for Crusts Exploration by the Republic of Korea; Delays Approval of Five-Year Extension of Six Exploration Contracts

SB-22-7 (SB-22-7 ) - 15/07/2016

Seabed Council Concludes Discussion on Work of Legal and Technical Commission for 2016; Takes Note of Report

SB-22-6 (SB-22-6 ) - 14/07/2016

Seabed Council Hears Report of Finance Committee; Approves by Decision US$17 million budget for Authority for 2017-2018; Recommends Working Capital Fund Increase to $660,000

SB-22-5 (SB-22-5 ) - 13/07/2016

Seabed Council Approves Agreement of Cooperation Between Authority and International Hydrographic Organization; Completes Discussion on Three Agenda Items; Elects Two More Vice Presidents

SB-22-4 (SB-22-4 ) - 12/07/2016

Dr. Mariusz Orion Jędrysek, PhD (Poland) President of Seabed Council for 2016

SB-22-3 (SB-22-3 ) - 12/07/2016

Rear Admiral MD. Khurshed Alam (Retd) (Bangladesh) President of Seabed Assembly for 2016

SB-22-2 (SB-22-2 ) - 12/07/2016

International Seabed Authority Opens Twenty-Second Annual Session in Kingston with Agenda, Including Development of Mineral Exploitation, Regulations and Elections of a Secretary-General and New Members of Various Organs

SB-22-1 (SB-22-1 ) - 04/07/2016

ISA 22nd Session Background Release

21st Session 2015

SB-21-17 (SB-21-17 ) - 27/07/2015

International Seabed Authority Concludes Twenty-First Session - Roundup

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