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What does ISA stand for?

ISA stands for International Seabed Authority

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She says the International Seabed Authority, which has jurisdiction over the open seas outside national territories, has done too little to investigate and regulate the potential for environmental damage.
It seems that under current rules, which were written to cover mining and fishing, even if one company must have a license from the International Seabed Authority for mining a particular site (and must share the profits), another company can remove some of the site's microbes, discover it has reaped the cure to cancer, and keep all the money it makes.