17.181 & 18.157 - 18.158 Introduction from the sea

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Decision directed to: Secretariat

The Secretariat shall report to the Standing Committee, as appropriate, on the results of the negotiations on the development of an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ).


Decision directed to: Secretariat

The Secretariat shall continue to monitor the implementation of Resolution 14.6 (Rev. CoP16) on Introduction from the sea, including the provisions on chartering, and report as appropriate to the Standing Committee.


Decision directed to: Standing Committee

The Standing Committee shall, as appropriate, review the information provided by the Secretariat as requested in Decisions 18.157 and 17.181 and, if necessary, propose measures for consideration at the 19th meeting of the Conference of the Parties, which may include amendments to Resolution Conf. 14.6 (Rev. CoP16).