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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Organizations relating to Vessels

International Commission for the Reception of Large Ships / Est. 1961
Association internationale pour la prévention de vol de bateaux
Amendments to the Protocol for the Prevention of Pollution of the Mediterranean Sea by Dumping from Ships and Aircraft / Est. 1995
INTERFERRY / Victoria BC, Canada / Est. 1976
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to the Immunity of State-owned Vessels / Est. 1926
Comité européen pour le bateau pour le Vietnam
International Conference on Numerical Ship Hydrodynamics
Protocol of 1997 to Amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as Modified by the Protocol of 1978 Relating Thereto / London, UK / Est. 1997
Convention Concerning the Simplification of the Inspection of Emigrants on Board Ship / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1926
Convention Concerning Minimum Standards in Merchant Ships / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1976
Sail Training-Ship International Race Committee / Est. 1961
European Ship Suppliers Organization / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1976
Conferencia Latinoamericana de Barcos
Community of European Shipyards Associations / Est. 2004
Multiport Ship Agencies Network / Peterborough, UK / Est. 1978
Fisheries and Aquaculture Research Programme / Est. 1987
Convention Concerning Accommodation on Board Fishing Vessels / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1966
Paddle Steamer Preservation Society / Godalming, UK / Est. 1959
Convention for a Uniform System of Tonnage Measurement of Ships / Est. 1947
Agreement on Cooperation in the Technical Supervision and the Classification of Ships / Est. 1961
Convention Concerning the Certification of Ships' Cooks / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1946
International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships / London, UK / Est. 2001
World Ship Society / Mitcham, UK / Est. 1947
Convention Relating to the Tonnage Measurement of Merchant Ships / Est. 1934
International Optimist Dinghy Association / Stoke-on-Trent, UK

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World Problems relating to Vessels

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Transposition of the great vessels
Imbalances in types of ships built
Disharmonies of the Blood Vessels
Lack of capital investment in developing countries shipping
Maldistribution of merchant vessels
Unjustified arrest of seagoing ships
Shipping industry resistance to double-hulled oil tankers
Threatened species of Acipenser nudiventris
Threatened species of Pholadacea
Threatened species of Lymexylidae
Extraterritorial sweatshop factories
Threatened species of Hemitriccus josephinae
International imbalance in shipping fleets
Unilateral declarations of independence by extra-territorial bases
Unreported disasters
Livelihood hindered by inadequate boats

Action Strategies relating to Vessels

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Constructing ships
Installing boat docking structures
Eliminating substandard ships
Using pleasure boats
Monitoring marine pollution from ships
Acquiring additional marine vessels
Improving compliance with international norms for discharges from ships
Reducing fishing fleet overcapacity
Training observers to be placed on fishing vessels
Developing national merchant fleets
Improving car ferry docks
Initiating commercial ferry system
Reducing number of shipping vessels
Studying naval vessels
Linking fleets
Building sturdy trawler jetty
Minimizing incidental catch by fishing vessels on the high seas
Deterring reflagging of vessels to avoid fishing regulations
Unbalancing international shipping fleets
Balancing international shipping fleets
Establishing port facilities for collecting residues from ships
Reducing risks of accidental pollution from cargo ships
Measuring ships
Introducing motorized fishing boats
Preventing fouling and rust of marine equipment

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