Sebastian Unger

Senior Research Fellow

Sebastian is involved in TMG’s work on ocean governance. Drawing on over 15 years of experience in international marine policy and governance, his research currently focuses on marine biodiversity, the implementation of SDG 14, and the governance of mineral resources in the deep sea.

Sebastian Unger
Marine Regions Forum: An international stakeholder forum to strengthen regional ocean governance
Publication

Marine Regions Forum: An international stakeholder forum to strengthen regional ocean governance

Exploring the Marine Regions Forum's potential to facilitate progress in ocean governance and sustainability
Advancing Ocean Governance in Marine Regions Through Stakeholder Dialogue Processes
Publication

Advancing Ocean Governance in Marine Regions Through Stakeholder Dialogue Processes

TMG staff co-author an article on how collaborative efforts can help to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals for the world's oceans
Towards a Contemporary Vision for the Global Seafloor

Report

Towards a Contemporary Vision for the Global Seafloor

Sabine Christiansen, Duncan Currie, Kate Houghton, Alexander Müller, Manuel Rivera, Oscar Schmidt, Prue Taylor, Sebastian Unger

Half of the global ocean floor is legally set aside from State or private ownership as a common heritage whose control and management are vested in mankind as a whole.

Marine Regions Forum: An international stakeholder forum to strengthen  regional ocean governance

Report

Marine Regions Forum: An international stakeholder forum to strengthen regional ocean governance

Dr. Barbara Neumann, Sebastian Unger, Laura Weiand, Dr. Julien Rochette, Glen Wright, Alexander Müller

A discussion of the potential of the Marine Regions Forum to facilitate progress in ocean governance and sustainability transformations

Advancing Ocean Governance in Marine Regions Through Stakeholder Dialogue Processes

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Advancing Ocean Governance in Marine Regions Through Stakeholder Dialogue Processes

Laura Weiand, Sebastian Unger, Julien Rochette, Alexander Müller and Barbara Neumann

The poor state of the ocean and the transboundary nature of the marine environment require bold action by States coordinated across sectors and territorial boundaries in order to deal with the manifold challenges the ocean is facing—and with it humankind.

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