WOC in the News

Shipping and Marine Events – 8 December 2016

2016 World Ocean Council Sustainable Ocean Summit Held in Rotterdam The role of the marine industry in supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals was addressed at the 2016 World […]

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Hellenic Shipping News – Operational Oil Issue – 6 December 2016

The representatives of international organisations, government agencies, industry and academia attending the World Ocean Council’s fourth Sustainable Ocean Summit last week were left in no doubt about the damage oil-lubricated […]

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Marine Link, Sustainable Development Goal 14 – 5 December 2016

The role of the marine industry in supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals was addressed at the 2016 World Ocean Council Sustainable Ocean Summit in Rotterdam, Netherlands (30 November-2 […]

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Maritime Logistics Professional

Addressing the more than 200 delegates at the World Ocean Council’s (WOC) fourth Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS16) last week, Thordon Bearings advised representatives of international organizations, government agencies, industry and […]

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Launch of New Free Ship Operational Efficiency Portal at the SOS 2016 – 30 November 2016

Carbon War Room (CWR) today announced that it, along with exactEarth and University Maritime Advisory Service (UMAS), have launched a free-to-access ship operational efficiency portal on ShippingEfficiency.org, known as BetterFleet.The […]

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Hydro International – 30 November 2016

Sustainable Ocean Summit Brings Ocean Executives Together – 30/11/2016 The World Ocean Council’s Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2016 has taken off with a rich, robust agenda filled with ocean industry […]

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WISTA, 22 September 2016

“WORLD OCEAN COUNCIL INVITED TO ADDRESS U.N. HIGH LEVEL DIALOGUES ON THE OCEAN AND ISLANDS” Read more … On the occasion of the opening of the 71st U.N. General Assembly, […]

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Global Maritime Environmental Congress and LNG – 30 August 2016

“When SMM opens its doors on Tuesday to some 50,000 industry visitors from 67 countries, it will place green propulsion – and LNG as marine fuel in particular – at […]

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WOC Ensuring Industry Engagement In Major New Law Of The Sea Amendment – 30 August 2016

“Today the 2nd Preparatory Committee meetings (PrepCom2) get underway on the U.N. negotiations to expand the Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) to include a new legally binding […]

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Industry Urged to Join UNCLOS Conservation Discussions – 29th August 2016

“The WOC has organized the UNCLOS-BBNJ Coalition as a means for coordinated industry involvement. The coalition, along with the International Chamber of Commerce as co-organizer and the International Chamber of […]

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