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ICS represents industry at UN meeting on oceans governance

At the United Nations in New York, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) is representing the interests of shipowners at the opening session of a UN Preparatory Committee starting work on a new legal instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).

UN Secretary-General visits IMO

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon highlighted the major role that IMO and the maritime sector had to play in translating landmark agreements such as the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and the Paris Agreement on climate change into tangible improvements in people’s lives, during his visit at IMO Headquarters on February 3rd, 2016

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