IMO Press Briefings

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020 (Fri, 18 Oct 2019)
Member States and industry stakeholders outline their readiness - and highlight challenges - for sulphur 2020 implementation.
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EU/IMO global project drives energy efficiency in the maritime sector (Thu, 17 Oct 2019)
The GMN global network of maritime technology cooperation centres has completed numerous pilot projects over the past three years, helping to drive forward the changes which are required to reduce GHG emissions from shipping.
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Addressing invasive species in ships’ ballast water - treaty amendments enter into force (Mon, 14 Oct 2019)
Amendments to Ballast Water Management Convention entered into force on 13 October 2019.
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Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage (Mon, 14 Oct 2019)
Resolution will allow provisional application of an amendment to allow sub-seabed geological formations for CO2 sequestration projects to be shared across national boundaries.
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