Tatsat Chronicle Magazine

Biodiversity Beyond National Jurisdiction

Marine

BBNJ Treaty Set To Curtail Freedom Of The Seas For Conserving Marine Diversity

December 30, 2023
The recent adoption of the United Nations High Seas Treaty, also known as the Biodiversity Beyond National Jurisdiction (BBNJ) Treaty, appears to have driven another nail in the coffin of the freedom of the seas principle that originated in the colonial era.