Unity for Safety at Sea

IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea

The IMO Award for Exception Bravery at Sea. The awards ceremony was held on Thursday 19 November at IMO during their Council Meeting.

Present at the awards ceremony were Captain Hans Sande, IFSMA President and Captain Paul Owen, Acting Secretary General. (Hans Sande shown below.)

Hans Sande at IMO2 Read More…

IFSMA Update - May & June 2015

The May and June 2015 report contains reports on MARPOL 68, MSC 95 and Council 114. Also information on the latest NGO Informal Group Meeting, the agreed location for AGA 42, Criminalisation of the Shipmaster and Piracy, amongst other subjects. Read More…

October 2014

The October 2014 report contains reports on IMO meetings CCC1 and FAL39. Also information on Marine Society discounts, ExCo Meeting, Office Administrator post, MARTHA Project, UN-HCR Initiative on Protection of the Sea, Oceans Beyond Piracy Forum, Cadet Survey and Placement on board ships for Seatime. Finally, revision of the IFSMA Statutes and Byelaws are mentioned. Read More…