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The latest news and developments on the implications of climate change for waterborne transport infrastructure. News is added by partners of the Think Climate Coallition. You can also let us know about the latest developments by emailing us, or by using #navclimate on twitter.

Monday, 22 October 2018 10:24

IMO rolls out ship and port emissions toolkits

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The International Maritime Organization has released a new set of free-of-charge toolkits to assess and address emissions from ships and ports which have been developed under the GEF-UNDP-IMO Global Maritime Energy Efficiency Partnerships (GloMEEP) Project with its strategic partners. Details…
World ports organisation to present toolbox and experience of leading ports at this week's Marine Environment Protection Committee meeting of the International Maritime Organisation. With the IMO MEPC73 meeting in London focussing on an action plan to reduce shipping-related greenhouse…
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 22:13

New IPCC special report - a wake up call!

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A new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) contains some stark messages.  It is no longer considered that limiting warming to 2 degrees above pre-industrial levels is the ‘safe’ maximum – rather warming must be limited to…
Wednesday, 19 September 2018 09:38

World Ports Climate Action Program

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Seven ports have now elevated the Paris Agreement Climate Goal to the top of their agendas to keep global warming well below 2°C. With their World Ports Climate Action Program announced September 13th 2018 on the Global Climate Action Summit,…
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