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Panel discussion to commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the opening for signature of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)
8 Jun 2012 -  Welcoming remarks by the Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Moderator:
H.E. Mr. Raymond Wolfe, Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations

Opening Remarks:
Ms. Patricia O’Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, the Legal Counsel

Statement:
Dr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of the Nippon Foundation of Japan The importance of human capacity in the implementation of the Convention

Panellists:
H.E. Mr. Shunji Yanai, President, International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea

H.E. Mr. Nii Odunton, Secretary-General, International Seabed Authority

Mr. Galo Carrera, Chairperson, Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf

Closing Remarks:
H.E. Ms. Isabelle F. Picco, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Principality of Monaco to the United Nations