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2016-10-18 18:00:00

IMO is supporting Myanmar’s efforts to improve its national search and rescue (SAR) services with an IMO-led needs assessment mission (17-18 October). Experts are analysing the current structure of the country’s SAR organization as well as the available SAR facilities, and shore-based infrastructure of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS). more...


2016-10-17 17:00:00

Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through information and communication technology (ICT) is on the agenda at the United Nations’ ICT Network meeting in Geneva, Switzerland (17-18 October). The meeting is discussing progress on its Digital Agenda Action Plan, designed to support UN programmes and the work being done towards the SDGs. Other important issues, such as information security, are also being discussed. more...


2016-10-12 12:00:00

IMO is continuing its work to support sustainable maritime development in Africa by participating in the opening of the African Union Extraordinary Summit on Maritime Security and Safety and Development in Africa, held in Lomé, Togo (11-15 October). The Summit is addressing all aspects of maritime safety and security governance and is expected to conclude with the adoption, by African Heads of State and Government, of a Charter on Maritime Security and Safety and Development in Africa. more...





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Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) (24/10/2016 - 28/10/2016)
Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) (21/11/2016 - 25/11/2016)
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