IMO is participating in the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (1 to 4 September) in Apia, Samoa. The conference is focusing on the sustainable development of SIDS through genuine and durable partnerships. Visit www.sids2014.org
The Joint Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Environmental Protection (GESAMP
) is meeting for its 41st session (1 to 4 September) at World Maritime University in Malmö, Sweden. An open seminar
on “Maritime activities and noise: Sources and Impacts” will be live-streamed on 3 September.
IMO Secretary-General Sekimizu visited the Royal Museums Greenwich (including the National Maritime Museum) London, where he discussed maritime heritage with the Director Dr. Kevin Fewster. Look at the photos of his visit.