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Dominican Republic Signs Hamilton Declaration

Dominican Republic Signs Hamilton Declaration

The Ministry of Home Affairs said they are “delighted to report” that the Dominican Republic is the latest signatory of the Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea. The Declaration is a political commitment by the signatories to work with the Government of Bermuda and the Sargasso Sea Commission to... Read more of this article

Cayman Islands Signs Hamilton Declaration

Cayman Islands Signs Hamilton Declaration

The Cayman Islands is the newest signatory of the Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea. D. Kurt Tibbetts, Minister for Planning, Lands, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure signed the Hamilton Declaration on behalf of the Government of the Cayman Islands on 3 January. Cole Simons, Minister of the Environment,... Read more of this article

Canada Signs Declaration To Protect Sargasso

Canada Signs Declaration To Protect Sargasso

Canada is the newest signatory of the Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea. Domenic LeBlanc, Minister for Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, signed the Hamilton Declaration at the Convention on Biological Diversity in Mexico on Saturday, with Environment Minister Cole Simons witnessing the signing. Canada... Read more of this article

Bermuda Invites Ireland To Sign Declaration

Bermuda Invites Ireland To Sign Declaration

While on a private visit to Ireland, Minister of the Environment Cole Simons, met with Irish Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten at Dáil Éireann, the Irish Parliament, in Dublin. Minister Simons officially invited Ireland to become a signatory to the Hamilton Declaration. Minister Simons said, “Minister Naughten... Read more of this article

Sargasso: Bahamas Signs Hamilton Declaration

Sargasso: Bahamas Signs Hamilton Declaration

The Bahamas is the newest signatory of the Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea. Frederick A. Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration of The Bahamas signed the Hamilton Declaration at The Bahamas Mission to the United Nations in New York City. Minister of the Environment Cole Simons said, “I... Read more of this article

Sargasso Sea Conservation Declaration Signed

Sargasso Sea Conservation Declaration Signed

[Updated with video] Earlier today [Mar 11] representatives from the governments of 11 countries and territories from around the Sargasso Sea and Europe met to reaffirm their support for an initiative, led by the Government of Bermuda, to collaborate for the conservation of the Sargasso Sea ecosystem. The governments of Bermuda, the Azores, Monaco,... Read more of this article

Protecting The Sargasso Sea Youth Conference

Protecting The Sargasso Sea Youth Conference

The Bermuda Zoological Society’s [BZS] biennial Youth Conference is a two-day programme for middle and secondary students who have demonstrated interest and leadership in conservation and the environment. This year’s conference “Protecting the Sargasso Sea: The Power of One,” takes place at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo [BAMZ] on Thursday... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Host Sargasso Sea Conference

Bermuda To Host Sargasso Sea Conference

On March 11th governments from across the world will travel to Bermuda to sign the Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea. The Declaration is a non-binding political statement that will be signed by various governments who are interested in voluntarily collaborating on efforts to conserve the Sargasso Sea –... Read more of this article