It's World Maritime Day today! A full package of resources to help you mark the day is now available from the IMO website. Click here
to find logos, a message from the Secretary-General, a background paper, a video, a podcast, infographics and a message from the UN Secretary-General; and don’t forget to let us know how you’re celebrating – tweet using the hashtag #WorldMaritimeDay
The Rt Hon John Hayes MP, recently appointed Minister of State at the Department for Transport (with responsibility for maritime matters) of IMO’s host country, the United Kingdom, visited IMO Secretary-General Sekimizu today (24 September) for a courtesy visit and handed over a letter of congratulations for World Maritime Day
IMO’s Henrik Madsen is presenting at the 2nd Annual Expanded ASEAN Seafarer Training on Counter Piracy workshop in Manila, Philippines (24-26 September). The workshop is being hosted jointly by the Philippines Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) and the US Maritime Administration and Department of State.