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2020-09-18 10:00:00

​How can IMO Member State audits be conducted remotely? This was one item on the table for discussion during a virtual meeting of all auditors under the IMO Member State Audit Scheme (IMSAS) (10 September). Amidst ongoing uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting provided a forum to update all auditors on the impact of the disruption on the implementation of audits under the Scheme. more...


2020-09-11 11:00:00

​The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued interim guidance aimed at protecting the health of seafarers working on cargo ships and fishing vessels amid the COVID-19 pandemic (download here). IMO Member States are also invited to make use of the Protocols to Mitigate the Risks of Cases On Board Ships (download here), which have been issued by non-governmental associations in consultative status with the Organization (ICS, INTERTANKO and IMHA). more...


2020-09-10 12:00:00

​​Hapag-Lloyd AG is the latest entity to join the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) for Marine Biosafety, an initiative launched in June 2020 by the IMO GloFouling Partnerships project. The initiative works to promote collaboration with the private sector to address two of the most pressing environmental issues of our time: invasive species and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. more...




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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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