Precautionary Management of Deep Sea Mining Potential in Pacific Island Countries

Date: May 2, 2016

Source: World Bank

Pacific Island countries face unique development challenges. They are far away from major markets, often with small populations spread across many islands and vast distances, and are at the forefront of climate change and its impacts. Because of this, much research has focused on the challenges and constraints faced by Pacific Island countries, and finding ways to respond to these.

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