Shipping is a cost effective and energy efficient method of transporting goods around the globe. It is indispensable to the world economy and supports worldwide prosperity through international trade.
24 Jan - 25 Jan 2017
8 Jun - 8 Jun 2017
By its resolution 63/111 of 5 December 2008, the UN General Assembly designated 8 June as World Oceans Day.
25 Jun - 25 Jun 2017
In 2010, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), designated June 25th as the International Day of the Seafarer as a way to recognize that almost everything that we use in our daily lives has been directly or indirectly affected by sea transport.
24 Oct - 24 Oct 2017
UN Day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter. With the ratification of this founding document by the majority of its signatories, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, the United Nations officially came into being.