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Oceana and the Trans-Pacific Partnership

On December 5, 2011, the Wilson Center held an event entitled “Conservation Initiatives in the Trans-Pacific Partnership.”

Ambassador Demetrios Marantis and a panel of speakers, including Oceana’s Assistant General Counsel, Eric Bilsky, discussed how the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement is making strides towards promoting environmental stewardship along with expanding trade.

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Eric Bilsky’s presentation

Oceana handout on Promoting Sustainable Trade in Seafood Products

Remarks by Ambassador Marantis

Bloomberg article: “Trans-Pacific Trade Agreement Should Protect Forests, Fish, U.S. Says”

USTR’s “Green Paper,” released at the event