Deep sea mining: an undercover video, the French say “Non!” and an upcoming event you cannot miss

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Quite a lot has been happening regarding the ongoing campaign against deep sea mining. Here goes…

First, a quick reminder of an exciting event at the University of the West Indies Mona campus (Undercroft) on Thursday, January 26 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. It will include a Panel Discussion (starting at 12:00 noon), booth displays, and a virtual reality experience courtesy of students from the University of Technology. A dynamic group of young people have been working hard on the event, which will include an open mic if you would like to make a presentation, a poem perhaps (at 2:00 p.m.)? It will be informative, stimulating and fun. Brought to you by the Jamaica Climate Change Youth Council, the Sustainable Ocean Alliance (SOA) Caribbean (who recently heldan art exhibition on the topic in Trinidad), and the Natural History Museum of Jamaica, with support from Greenpeace.

According to Greenpeace…

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