Press Releases

International Maritime Organization, London

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has a historic opportunity in the next three months to put the global shipping industry on an equitable, 1.5°C-aligned decarbonisation pathway.

March 17, 2023
International Maritime Organization, London

The stage is set for the UN to finally call time on greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping, following a week of climate talks at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London.

December 16, 2022
International Maritime Organization, London

This week’s round of technical talks at the UN’s maritime regulator showed countries are prepared to phase out shipping emissions by 2050.

December 9, 2022
Photo: UN Geneva via Flickr

More countries than ever before agree that the global shipping industry must step up action to tackle its impacts on the climate.

June 13, 2022
International Maritime Organization, London

Countries must seize the momentum and turn their climate pledges into action at the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which is gathering next week for the 78th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 78).

June 6, 2022
International Maritime Organization, London

The outcome of this week’s climate talks at the UN’s shipping agency, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), is yet another blow to any efforts to start reducing greenhouse gas emissions from ocean shipping.

November 26, 2021
International Maritime Organization, London

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) stifled debate on the issue and ignored a now 80,000-signature petition demanding action gathered by the London-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA).

November 26, 2021
River Thames, London

Two weeks of talks in London on what measures the global shipping sector should take to reduce its climate impact have failed to make progress.

October 26, 2018
International Maritime Organization, London

Today’s commitment by governments to require international shipping to decarbonise and at least halve its greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 is a welcome and potentially game changing development, the Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC) has said.

April 13, 2018