Pre-MEPC 77 Briefing: Arctic Warming – How Will IMO & Shipping Industry Respond to COP26 Outcome?
What: A Clean Arctic Alliance online briefing ahead of MEPC 77 – (45 mins)
Why: The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee meets 22-26 November
When: Wednesday, 17 November 2021 – 16:00 GMT (UK time)
Who: Clean Arctic Alliance
What are the implications for the IMO from COP26’s outcomes? What are the priorities for IMO member states regarding shipping’s impact on the Arctic and the world’s climate? How will the IMO react to curb black carbon and greenhouse gas emissions – both of which are on the agenda when its Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 77) meets from 22-26 November.
JA short-sharp 45-minute briefing
- What COP26 means for the IMO and MEPC 77 – Dr Lucy Gilliam
- Action to reduce black carbon emissions from shipping – Dr Sian Prior
- Important steps to address greenhouse gas emissions – John Maggs
- Q&A session