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Conference on Capacity-building to Counter Piracy off the Coast of Somalia

IMO Headquarters, 15 May 2012

May 15, 2012

Conference on Capacity-building to Counter Piracy off the Coast of Somalia held at IMO Headquarters, London (on 15 May 2012).

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Opening address by IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu click on right.
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IMO Presentations: Djibouti Code of Conduct Implementation (Philip Holihead Head Project Implementation Unit, IMO); Maritime Infrastructure Capcity building (Chris Trelawny Senior Deputy Director, Maritime Safety Division, IMO); Protection of the southern  High Risk Area.
FAO, Cooperation with IMO and Fisheries Capacity Development Program Somalia (Michele Kuruc, Food and Agriculture Organzaition (FAO) Service Coordinator Fisheries and Aquaculture)
UNODC Counter-Piracy Programme (Ms. Candice Welsch, Unitd Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)) 
UNPOS Capacity Building (Colonel S R Roberts, Acting Head of Counter-Piracy Unit United Nations Political Office for Somalia (UNPOS))
WFP Logistics Piracy / Naval Escorts (Mr. Dierk Stegen, World Food Programme (WFP))


DOALOS: Statement by Mr. Stephen Mathias, Assistant-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, UN Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea

ICC/IMB - Remarks by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – Jean-Guy Carrier, Secretary General and Pottengal Mukundan, Director, IMB


EU - Presentation by Dr Marcus Houben Crisis Management and Planning Directorate European External Action Service  

CGPCS - Remarks by Mr. James Hughes, Deputy Head (Global Issues), Security Policy Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, HM Government; Chair, Working Group 1 of the Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia (CGPCS)

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