UN holds first 'Ocean Conference'

The United Nations has held its first ever summit on protecting the world's seas and waterways. Member nations are using the Ocean Conference to renew their commitment to combating rising sea levels, pollution, and harmful fishing practices.

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    The United Nations has held its first ever summit on protecting the world's seas and waterways.

    Member nations are using the Ocean Conference to renew their commitment to combating rising sea levels, pollution, and harmful fishing practices.

    Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports from the United Nations in New York.


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