This year, members of the Mount Vema community voted for the producers of The Blue Planet in recognition for their work in relation to the marine life.
The Universal Cross, is one of the most prestigious prizes awarded annually by The Kingdom of Mount Vema to people and organizations worldwide for services to the Environment, Promotion of Peace, Universal Welfare and Life Achievement.
The Blue Planet is a British nature documentary series created and produced by the BBC. It premiered in 2001 in the United Kingdom. It is narrated by David Attenborough, and it is the first ever comprehensive series on the natural history of the world's oceans, enabling the world to understand the different aspects of marine life, with behaviours that had previously never been filmed.
The Universal Cross 2017, is not the first recognition and is not the last. Over the years, Mount Vema has given many prestigious awards in recognition for several works in relation to the welfare of the universe.
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Law of the Sea Treaty (United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea)
MARPOL 73/78 (International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships)
The Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961
The Vienna Convention on Consular Relations 1963
The Right to Self-Determination
Many believe because our community is not a member of the United Nations and is only just over a decade old, doing business with the Kingdom of Mount Vema is not possible for foreign nationals and foreign companies seeking to take advantage of the business opportunities the floating city project is creating. Nothing could be further from the truth. The territory doesn't need a United Nations membership to function as a sovereign territory, or to exercise its inalienable right for self-determination