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    Aside from consultative meetings with contractors and concerned environmental non-governmental organisations, the Federal Public Service Economy, SMEs, Self-employed and Energy, in collaboration with the Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment, the Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, the Federal Public Planning Service Science Policy and the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, organises workshops and public consultations concerning deep sea mining.

    On this page you will find information on planned workshops, current public consultations and the results of previous workshops and consultations.


    At this time no new workshops are planned.

    Current public consultations

    At this time no new public consultations are planned.

    Results of previous workshops and consultations

    01.07.2018 – 31.08.2018: Informal consultation on the environmental impact statement from Global Sea Mineral Resources (GSR) for the testing of collector components in its contract area.

    05.06.2018: Workshop “Deep Sea Mining - Contributing to the elaboration of a Belgian policy”

    Last update
    20 April 2020