HC Deb 29 November 1995 vol 267 cc734-5W
Mr. Dalyell

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will make a statement on the deep sea fish aspects of the international workshop referred to in his answer of 8 November,Official Report, column 878, considering the competitiveness and consistency of global arrangements for the management of the oceans. [124]

Mr. Baldry

The workshop will consider the key pressure points affectting the sustainability of the oceans, ocean science, linking science to management, and global arrangements for ensuing effective implementation of ocean policies. All of these issues are relevant to intergovernmental co-operation on questions related to deep sea fish.