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United Nations and Maritime Law: UN Convention on Law of the Sea

This LibGuide provides information and links to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) and to the UN's International Maritime Organization (IMO), both of which deal with international maritime law.

United Nations

This section provides links to selected United Nations websites and other United Nations sources of information on the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea. 

For general information on the United Nations, its structure and its history, it is recommended to explore the University of Hawaii LibGuide: Government Documents - United Nations Collection.

The map to the right shows the Exclusive Economic Zones created by the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.




Exclusive Economic Zone

Links to United Nations Sites

Subject Guide

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