Federal Transport Authority inks MoU with International Maritime Organization in London
Signing takes place on sidelines of IMO’s 31st General Assembly Meeting. Agreement focuses on stronger technical cooperation between two parties
The Federal Transport Authority (FTA) - Land and Maritime has marked a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to fortify their specialized collaboration in the global maritime domain. The MoU marking was hung uninvolved of IMO's 31st General Assembly Meeting in London.
The most recent MoU is a piece of FTA's endeavors to help fortify the international maritime community and make a sheltered and global maritime society. Some portion of the Authority's undertakings incorporate close joint effort with different concerned oceanic substances and execution of the best expectations, shows, and conventions. Under the MoU, the FTA will use the IMO's skill as a specific office of the United Nations to help support the neighborhood maritime cmmunity. The IMO is answerable for setting global safety and security standards, encouraging universal maritime transport, and preventing pollution brought about by ships, in accordance with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
H.E Abdullah Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the FTA, reaffirmed UAE's duty to advancing the maritime part by means of key port advancement ventures, maritime training and education, and limit building. The nation has likewise made commitments to the IMO Integrated Technical Cooperation Program Fund to helpful for all IMO member states.
H.E. Al Nuaimi included: "Since joining the IMO, the UAE has been effectively adding to the universal maritime sector just as organizing with concerned substances and other IMO member states to accomplish a safe and supportable maritime society. The nation is likewise quick to maintain all significant global shows, conventions, and understandings, including the as of late marked MoU. This understanding further enhances the UAE's drives to offer help to the worldwide maritime sector and help fortify the global maritime system. No ifs, ands or buts, the MoU is an extraordinary advance towards boosting the UAE's offered to win again the IMO's Category B Membership.