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2016-07-21 12:00:00

An IMO workshop is raising awareness of the organization’s regulatory regime dealing with improving energy efficiency and the control of GHG emissions from ships. Participants from Moroccan governmental departments, port authorities and maritime training institutes are attending the three-day “MARPOL Annex VI and Technology Transfer” workshop, taking place in Rabat, Morocco (19-21 July). The event is the latest in a line of workshops organized under IMO’s GloMEEP project, which is supporting uptake and implementation of energy efficiency measures for shipping in developing countries. Morocco is one of the 10 GloMEEP lead pilot countries. more...


2016-07-18 12:00:00

The third session of the Sub-Committee on Implementation of IMO Instruments (III) has been opened by IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim. The agenda includes casualty analysis; the review of port State control procedures and the updates to the survey guidelines under the Harmonized System of Survey and Certification (HSSC) and the non-exhaustive list of obligations under instruments relevant to the IMO Instruments Implementation Code (III Code). The session (18-22 July) is being chaired by Captain Dwain Hutchinson (Bahamas). Click for photos. more...


2016-07-15 10:30:00

​The revised Somalia Maritime Code is being finalized at a four-day Stakeholders Forum, sponsored by IMO (Kigali, Rwanda 12-15 July). The workshop is part of IMO’s ongoing technical assistance to the Federal Government of Somalia and regional authorities in establishing a Maritime Administration for Somalia capable of undertaking flag, port and coastal states duties in line with IMO instruments. The revised Code reflects developments in international maritime law and best practices and as such provides the necessary legal backing for the effective functioning of the Somalia National Maritime Administration. more...





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Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) (05/09/2016 - 09/09/2016)
38th Consultative Meeting of Contracting Parties (London Convention 1972) and 11th Meeting of Contracting Parties (London Protocol 1996) (19/09/2016 - 23/09/2016)
Technical Cooperation Committee (TCC) (10/10/2016 - 12/10/2016)
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