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The historic High Seas Treaty: interview with Professor Jana Asselman


After 15 years of discussion, the member states of the United Nations have reached an agreement to protect the oceans. By 2030, 30% of the high seas must be protected. Now barely 1% is protected.

How realistic is this agreement? And is it enough?

Radio 1 had an interview with Jana Asselman, professor in Marine Biotechnology.

Listen here to the interview (in Dutch)