Over the coming week, member states must agree on how shipping will concretely reach the 40 percent climate reduction target by 2030, which is part of the IMO’s climate strategy.
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A key meeting of IMO’s MEPC 76 has begun. Opening the session, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim highlighted key amendments set for adoption, aimed at cutting the carbon intensity of ships by 40% by 2030.
The IMO-Norway GreenVoyage2050 Project has received 14.5 million NOK (USD 1.75 million) in additional funding to continue assisting developing countries in their efforts to reduce Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions from ships.
Spain is the latest country to accede to IMO’s treaty for safe and environmentally sound ship recycling – the Hong Kong Convention.
“I express my deep concern to all impacted by the incident involving the container vessel X-PRESS PEARL, which caught fire whilst at anchor near Colombo, Sri Lanka in May.
Fishing is essential – providing nutritious food and employment around the globe. Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing is a blight on the fishing sector.
Guidelines to support new carbon intensity cutting measures agreed by working group ahead of MEPC.
IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee finalizes its analysis of ship safety treaties, to assess next steps for regulating Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS).
Maritime Safety Committee resolution calls for greater collaboration to tackle escalating attacks in Gulf of Guinea.