Upcoming meeting of Working Group 42 in IMO Headquarters

The GESAMP Working Group on the impacts of wastes and other matter in the marine environment from mining operations, including deep sea mining is holding its first formal meeting in the International Maritime Organization Headquarters in London between 20-22 September 2017. Dr Tracy Shimmield has been appointed as the Chair of the Working Group.

At this meeting, the group will discuss and finalize the report structure, actions and dates for draft and final report delivery.