Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Maritime & Fisheries News

Government Europa brings you the latest Maritime & Fisheries News from across the field of European Government Policy.

cargo community blockchain

Cargo community blockchain system launched

Cargo community provider MGI has launched the world’s first cargo community system with integrated blockchain technology. MGI partnered with electrical systems firm Thales to integrate...
global port integrity index

Global Port Integrity Index to combat maritime corruption

Denmark’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has partnered with the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) to develop a Global Port Integrity Index. MACN, a global industry network...
imo 2020 compliance

IMO 2020 compliance: emissions reduction tactics considered

As the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) new rules governing shipping emissions post-2020 approach, shipping operators are weighing their options. By 1 January 2020, ships must...
port of hamburg 5g

Port of Hamburg 5G testbed reports success

The Hamburg Port Authority, in partnership with Deutsche Telekom and Nokia, has completed a series of 5G connectivity trials. The Port of Hamburg 5G trial...
scottish marine protected areas

Scottish Marine Protected Areas to conserve whales, sharks

The Government of Scotland has proposed four new Scottish Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) aimed at safeguarding the country’s native marine species. The MPAs, which will...
sustainable fisheries

Sustainable fisheries: Commission details progress, profit

The European Commission has reiterated its commitment to sustainable fisheries in its 2019 Communication on the implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy. The Commission publishes...
norwegian ocean strategy

Norwegian ocean strategy to support sustainable industry

The government of Norway has released an updated edition of its ocean strategy with a renewed focus on a sustainable blue economy. The ocean around...
carnival corporation air pollution

Carnival Corporation air pollution higher than that of cars – study

A new study has found levels of air pollution emitted by Carnival cruise ships are nearly 10 times more than emissions produced by cars. The...
wwf blue panda boat

WWF Blue Panda boat to raise awareness of biodiversity, pollution

The World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) has launched a boat which will raise awareness of marine biodiversity in the Mediterranean region. The Blue Panda...
women in ocean science

Women in ocean science: Canadian research programmes announced

The World Maritime University (WMU) will conduct a major research project on the theme of empowering women in the maritime research sector. The project, whose...

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