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JET joins call for moratorium on deep sea mining

The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) is calling for a moratorium on deep sea mining. The call comes against the background of the International Seabed Authority hosting its 27th Session in Jamaica. JET notes that delegates from around the world are currently meeting to discuss the fate of the seafloor following the trigger pulled by Nauru on […]

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JET warns of new plastic danger

While data from the 2021 International Coastal Clean-up (IIC) in Jamaica suggests that there are some gains being made in terms of the profile of the garbage being removed from the country’s coastlines, national coordinator of the annual event, the Jamaica Environment Trust (JET), is sounding the alarm over a troubling emergence, a spin-off from […]