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2014-10-15 00:00:00

​The new Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Brazil to International Organizations, H.E. Mr. Fred Arruda, paid a courtesy call to IMO Headquarters yesterday, and presented his letter of credentials to Secretary-General Sekimizu. Brazil is a member of the 40-strong IMO Council.


2014-10-15 00:00:00
Panama Administrator visits IMO Sec-Gen Mr Jorge Barakat Pitty, Administrator, Panama Maritime Authority, visited IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu on Monday (13 October). He presented a cheque representing the remaining part of Panama’s assessed contribution to the Organization. ​

2014-10-14 00:15:00
At a side-event alongside IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee yesterday (13 October) delegates heard Global Ocean Committee (GOC) co-chair José María Figueres present the GOC report: From Decline to Recovery: A Rescue Package for the Global Ocean. Mr Figueres made specific mention of the report’s relevance to IMO and where IMO can play a specific role in order to deliver the proposals tabled in the report. Click for photos​.