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Enhancing regional maritime security cooperation amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

IMO is continuing to support work on information sharing to boost maritime security in the Western Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Aden. A virtual meeting of the Steering committee* of the revised Code of Conduct concerning the repression of piracy,

Ensuring maritime safety and security in the Gulf of Guinea

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has welcomed the latest initiatives to address the serious issue of piracy and armed robbery in the Gulf of Guinea, including a joint meeting (28 May) between the government of Nigeria and representatives from organizations representing the

Situation of Piracy and Sea Robbery in Asia in May 2020

ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre yesterday released the situation of piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia for May 2020. The summary is appended. The full May 2020 Report and a Presentation on the Latest Situation are available on the ReCAAP