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New Climate Change Ambassador

 |  Climate change
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade chief executive Chris Seed has announced the appointment of Kay Harrison to the role of Climate Change Ambassador.

Initial views sought on new global biodiversity targets

 |  Climate change, Oceans, Health, Sustainable development, Whales, Genetic resources, Free trade agreement, Fisheries, Climate change, Biological diversity, Fossil fuel subsidy reform, Environmental Goods Agreement, Agriculture, Environment, Fisheries
We are seeking views on what the new set of global biodiversity targets should be

Call for Expressions of Interest

 |  Oceans, Biological diversity
We are looking for an academic to attend negotiations from 4 to 17 September 2018 in New York on new UN treaty on marine biodiversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Further support for Fiji’s COP23 Presidency

 |  Climate change, Environment
New Zealand will provide a further $2.5 million to support Fiji’s ongoing presidency of the United Nations Climate Change Conference.

Have your say on marine biodiversity in the high seas

 |  Biological diversity, Fisheries, Oceans, Whales
We want to hear your views on New Zealand’s participation in negotiations on a new UN treaty on biodiversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Feedback sought on New Zealand's interests in Antarctica

 |  Antarctica  |  Ross Sea region MPA, Antarctica, Environment, Climate change, Oceans
Antarctica and the Southern Ocean are important to New Zealand. We want to hear your views about how we express our interests there.

Have your say on the international climate change negotiations

 |  Environment
The Paris Agreement on climate change was agreed in 2015. Countries that signed up to the Agreement are now negotiating the guidelines for how to put it into practice. We would like to hear your views on the outcomes New Zealand should prioritise in these negotiations.