The Container Control Programme, which counters the cross-border movement of illicit goods and is jointly implemented by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the World Customs Organization, celebrates its 15 th anniversary in October.Read more
There is increasing confidence towards consistent implementation resulting from significant efforts to date by all stakeholders.
IMO aims, as a matter of urgency, to decarbonise international shipping in this century.
India, one of the world's five major ship recycling countries, has acceded to the IMO Hong Kong Convention.
Leading merchant and processor of agricultural goods, Louis Dreyfus, has joined the Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative, a cross-sectoral coalition calling for increased transparency around ship recycling practices.