Embassy of Ukraine to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

, Kyiv 07:03

Ukraine and IMO

Ukraine is a Member of the International Maritime Organization since 1994.

The participation of Ukraine at the IMO is provided by three ministers – Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and Ministry of Justice of Ukraine.

Delegation of Ukraine raised the issue at IMO of foreign-flagged vessels calling illegally at closed seaports in the territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol

Ukraine accedes to International Maritime Organization Conventions 

Ukraine informed IMO about provocative actions of the Russian Federation which threaten safety and security of navigation

Ukraine informed IMO about implications for conduct of search and rescue operations in the Northern part of the Black Sea due to the temporary occupation of Crimea by the Russian Federation

Ukraine informed IMO about fraudulent certificates issues to seafarers in the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol

Maritime Safety Committee of the International Maritime Organization invited Member States and interested parties to notify to the Organization of any threats to the security and safety of navigation in the North-Eastern part of the Black Sea

Ukraine calls on International Maritime Organization to respond to Russia’s illegal actions threatening safety and security of navigation in Black Sea

Nataliia Galibarenko presents credentials as Ukraine’s Permanent Representative to IMO

Ukraine calls on International Maritime Organisation to respond to Russian illegal actions which threaten the safety of navigation

Ukraine informs IMO member-states on inability to assure required level of maritime security at the Crimean sea ports

Ukrainian delegation took part at the 17 session of the Subcommittee on Radiocommunication and Search and Rescue.

Ukraine at the 56 session of the Fire Protection Subcommittee.

Ukraine participated at the 91st session of the Maritime Safety Committee of IMO