As IMO Fails to Protect Arctic & Climate, Call for Governments To Ramp Up Action on Black Carbon

What IMO member states must do reduce black carbon impacts on the Arctic

As a meeting of the International Maritime Organization’s Pollution Prevention and Response committee closed today (PPR10), the Clean Arctic Alliance denounced the IMO’s failure to progress compulsory measures to reduce black carbon emissions from international shipping on the Arctic, and called for national governments to urgently develop concrete proposals for mandatory action for IMO to consider at the first available opportunity in 2024.