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Imo

a state of SE Nigeria, formed in 1976 from part of East-Central State. Capital: Owerri. Pop.: 2 779 028 (1995 est.). Area: 5530 sq. km (2135 sq. miles)

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The Prevention of Pollution section has links to pages on specific forms of pollution covered by the conventions that the IMO is responsible for (such as oil pollution, chemical pollution, sewage, and air pollution).
The agreement is designed to increase the availability of IMO pumps to their users, Wartsila said.
The company is conducting clinical trials in oncology patients with HYB2055 (IMOxine), a 2nd-generation IMO, and with GEM231 (a 2nd-generation antisense oligonucleotide targeted to protein kinase A) in combination with irinotecan.
We have developed technology that adapts to the ways people search for medical information," said Frank Naeymi-Rad, president of IMO.
Lagdameo signed the commemorative book congratulating the IMO on its 70th year and wishing the Organization more success in its strategic goals and work program to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals in protecting the marine environment, addressing climate change and promoting safe navigation.
The next task then will be to incorporate with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) the company that shall duly serve as IMO entity for the WESM.
But under EPIRA, the WESM must be transferred to an independent market operator or IMO one year after its establishment.
The High Commissioner highlighted the importance of the Cyprus Republic's participation in the various bodies and committees of the IMO and above all on the Organisation's Council.
Shaikh Daij went on to applaud the significant role played by the IMO since its inception, from safeguarding the interests of the global shipping industry and the welfare of the seafarers, to providing governments with assistance in modernizing their national maritime codes.
The special training course, organised in conjunction with the IMO, aims to educate and provide the tools necessary to carry out audit tasks in maritime administration based on the documentations provided by the IMO.
Carter reinforces a central point made in my article "Top 10 List: What to look for in an IMO.