Report of the International Conference on Regional Cooperation for the Protection of the Marine Environment

  • Centre for International Law
  • 16 January 2019

The conference investigated regional cooperative efforts by the numerous existing regional bodies and explored possible ways forward to improve the protection and management of the marine environment in the seas of Southeast Asia. One of the leading research questions addressed at the conference was the extent to which the many ASEAN documents on the marine environment have incorporated, refer to or are de facto implementing obligations under international law to preserve and protect the marine environment.

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