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Lessons Learned from Marine Casualties
The IMO treaty ensuring that adequate compensation is
available to persons that suffer damage caused by oil spills, when carried as
fuel in ships’ bunkers, has been ratified by Myanmar. The International
Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage (BUNKER)
applies to damage caused on the territory, including the territorial sea, and
in exclusive economic zones of States under the Convention. more...
“Following confirmation that the oil tanker Sanchi has now sunk, after the collision off the coast of China, our thoughts and hopes remain with the seafarers still missing. Our deepest condolences go to the families and loved ones of those who have lost their lives. more...
IMO is continuing to assist
countries with the highest number of stowaway incidents by spreading the
knowledge of effective port security measures, and, thereby, helping to
facilitate the free flow of international maritime traffic. At
workshops in the ports of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire (11-15 December) and
Dakar, Senegal (18-22 December) participants from the relevant national
authorities are being trained to plan and conduct effective
self-assessments and internal/external audits of port facilities, in
line with IMO guidance on voluntary self-assessment. more...
Mr. Kitack Lim