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2019-03-21 12:00:00

Members of three key regional maritime security agreements*, which IMO has helped to establish, are undergoing training on tackling maritime crime in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (10-28 March 2019). Thirty participants from 24 countries** are learning theoretical and practical skills to deal with piracy/robbery against ships, drug trafficking, marine terrorism, weapons smuggling, human trafficking and more. more...


2019-03-21 11:00:00

Guyana is the latest country to benefit from IMO’s continuing work to strengthen oil spill response capacity in the Wider Caribbean Region. Guyanese officials from 28 different government agencies, environmental stakeholders, and local industry representatives took part in the REMPEITC-Caribe* training workshop (18-20 March) funded by IMO. Participants assessed Guyana’s oil spill readiness programme and further developed the National Contingency Plan for the country. more...


2019-03-21 10:00:00

Increased maritime traffic as well as offshore oil and gas industries in west and central Africa means more risks of oil spill in the region. To strengthen the capability for preparedness and response of a potential oil spill, a workshop is underway in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire (18-21 March). The event aims to help participants with to ratify and effectively implement IMO conventions relating to oil pollution and liability and compensation. more...




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 IMO Meetings

Legal Committee (LEG) (27/03/2019 - 29/03/2019)
Facilitation Committee (FAL) (08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019)
Sub-Committee on Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping (HTW) (29/04/2019 - 03/05/2019)
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