International Maritime Organization ( IMO )

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About International Maritime Organization

The International Maritime Organization (IMO), known as the Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization (IMCO) until 1982, was established in Geneva in 1948, and came into force ten years later, meeting for the first time in 1959.

IMO press release, blog etc

10/30/2018 - 03:45 Addressing marine plastic litter from ships action plan adopted
10/26/2018 - 13:44 Implementation of sulphur 2020 limit - carriage ban adopted
10/21/2018 - 23:05 Next steps to deliver IMO GHG strategy
10/17/2018 - 20:09 Tackling maritime emissions - IMO rolls out emissions toolkits
10/04/2018 - 14:00 Day of the Seafarer photo competition winners announced!
09/25/2018 - 20:32 World Maritime Day 2018 - "IMO 70: Our Heritage Better Shipping for a Better Future"
07/09/2018 - 10:17 World Maritime Day theme 2019: "Empowering Women in the Maritime Community"
07/09/2018 - 08:56 Rescue diver from China who saved three from sunken cargo ship to be recognized with IMO bravery accolade
07/06/2018 - 10:27 International Maritime Prize for 2017 to go to Mrs. Birgit Slling Olsen
06/26/2018 - 01:04 MEPSEAS project launched to protect South-East Asia marine environment
06/25/2018 - 00:28 Day of the Seafarer campaign (25th June): #SupportSeafarersWellbeing
06/18/2018 - 08:15 Poland's World Maritime Day Parallel Event
05/25/2018 - 04:01 IMO takes first steps to address autonomous ships
04/23/2018 - 07:47 Compensation regime for Hazardous and Noxious Cargoes a step closer
04/13/2018 - 07:35 UN body adopts climate change strategy for shipping
03/21/2018 - 05:48 Energy efficiency in shipping - why it matters!
03/06/2018 - 05:12 UN maritime organization celebrates 70 years with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
03/05/2018 - 02:54 MARPOL amendments enter into force - ship fuel oil reporting requirements, garbage classification and IOPP certificate