The Sana’a ISC was declared operational on 1 February 2011 after the receiving and fitting of equipment from IMO. It benefits from a small embedded operational and technical support team from the European Commission.
The Mombasa and Dar es Salaam MRCCs declared themselves as operational ISCs during the Sub-regional meeting in Dar es Salaam on 8 March 2011; equipment upgrades in communications and IT are in the final stages of the procurement process at IMO. Equipment for all National Focal Points to join the Information Sharing Network should be in place by mid-2011.
Distribution of National Focal Points and Information Sharing Centres