The project ‘Clean-Up on Kayak’ was launched in 2016 and has evolved through the years, including new and various partners and members to ensure a more holistic and comprehensive marine conservation programme.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), along with its partners Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX), Global Compact Network Singapore (GCNS), Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA), and sustainability consultants from Ernst & Young LLP, KPMG and PwC Singapore, have presented the first sector-specific Maritime Sustainability Reporting Guide on August 19.
In conjunction with the ‘Day of Seafarer 2018’, Jurong Port, MPA Singapore, PSA, SMOU, and SOS jointly presented 600 gift hampers to ships calling at Singapore. The hampers, containing essential daily items, reached about 9,000 seafarers ‘as an appreciation for their contributions to the maritime industry’.
The Singapore Maritime Institute and the Nanyang Technological University announced the launch of a new research centre that will focus on future port and shipping applications in three key areas – energy management, emissions management, and sustainable maritime operations.
MPA Singapore organised a Maritime Sustainability Workshop to assist and encourage the maritime sector to embrace the new requirement for Sustainability / Integrated reporting.
The MPA Singapore has issued the extension and enhancement to the Maritime Singapore Green Initiative.The Maritime Singapore Green Initiative (MSGI), launched by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) in 2011, has received strong support from the maritime industry.
The Port of Rotterdam Authority (PoR) hosted the second Port Authorities Roundtable (PAR) in Rotterdam, from 22 June till 24 June 2016.The Chief Executive of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Mr Andrew Tan, attended the closed-door roundtable event that brought together port authorities from major ports in Asia, Europe and US to network.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Embassy of Norway in Singapore and Innovation Norway are jointly organising the Maritime Sustainability Forum at the Singapore Maritime Week 2016. Themed Smart Maritime Solutions and Overcoming Challenges, the inaugural edition offered
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