Friday, September 29, 2006
Australia and New Zealand plan to work together to gather support for moratorium
On Monday, New Zealand's Foreign Affairs Minister, Winston Peters announced that New Zealand and Australia would work together to seek the support of other nations at regional meetings and at the United Nations General Assembly for an immediate moratorium on high seas bottom trawling outside of regional fisheries management organizations. We urge Canada to join New Zealand and Australia in supporting a high seas moratorium on dragging. Come on Canada!