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2020-09-25 17:00:00
25/09/2020 

A webinar on IMO's Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention and its application in the Mediterranean region, amid the global pandemic, has helped to raise awareness, enhance knowledge and share best practices on implementing the Convention. According to a recent REMPEC* Study, vessel-introduced non-indigenous species have been estimated to account for 26% of all species introduced in the Mediterranean. In the last ten years, the number of species in the Mediterranean Sea has continued to increase, posing a significant threat to humans in terms of health and recreational activities as well as environments and indigenous species in the region. more...

 

2020-09-24 14:00:00
24/09/2020 

​A global audience has heard how innovation, the maritime workforce and the role of industry and governments can work to realise shipping's sustainable future. IMO's World Maritime Day webinar (24 September) brought together speakers from government, international organizations and innovative enterprise. They raised issues and highlighted solutions facing shipping, particularly in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic. One overarching theme was that the pandemic could and should be the catalyst for positive change, with international and cross-sector cooperation being the key.  more...

 

2020-09-23 18:00:00
23/09/2020 

​The global scale of wildlife trafficking and its devastating impacts across biodiversity, economic development, security and human health was at the core of a webinar to discuss efforts by governments and private sector to address this crime within maritime supply chains. The illegal trade in wildlife is a truly global issue and no country is untouched by this form of crime. more...


 

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 IMO Meetings

Facilitation Committee (FAL 44) (28/09/2020 - 02/10/2020)
IMO Council (C 124) (12/10/2020 - 14/10/2020)
Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships (ISWG-GHG 7) (19/10/2020 - 23/10/2020)
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