Implementation of the HNS Convention and the 2010 Protocol

France prepares for ratification of HNS Protocol

Posted: 01/06/2020

France made further progress towards ratification of the 2010 HNS Protocol in May as it published two pieces of legislation setting out…

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EU Ministers sign declaration highlighting importance of ratification of the 2010 HNS Convention

Posted: 17/03/2020

Following discussions at a High-Level Ministerial Maritime Conference held in Opatija, Croatia, from 10-11 March 2020, EU Ministers have signed a declaration…

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ECSA event on the HNS Convention

Posted: 06/03/2020

As part of a wide programme of events during the third European Shipping Week (17–21 February 2020), the European Community Shipowners’ Associations…

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Coordination meeting on ratification of the HNS Convention

Posted: 02/01/2020

At the invitation of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management of the Netherlands, representatives from Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands…

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South Africa accedes to the 2010 HNS Protocol

Posted: 17/07/2019

South Africa has become the fifth State to ratify or accede to the 2010 HNS Protocol, bringing this important treaty one step closer to entering into force….

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IMO and IOPC Funds discuss progress on the HNS Convention

Posted: 29/03/2019

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the IOPC Funds both reported on the progress towards the entry into force of the 2010…

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