Fourteenth Meeting of the Focal Points of the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency Response Centre for the Mediterranean Sea (REMPEC)

  • When May 31, 2021 to Jun 02, 2021
  • Where Online
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The Fourteenth Meeting of the Focal Points of the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency Response Centre for the Mediterranean Sea (REMPEC) will be held remotely from Monday 31 May to Wednesday 2 June 2021.

The principal objectives of the Meeting are:

.1         to examine the implementation of the Programme of Work of REMPEC since the Thirteenth Meeting of the Focal Points of REMPEC (Floriana, Malta, 11-13 June 2019); and

.2         to discuss and agree upon the proposed Programme of Work of REMPEC for the biennium 2022-2023, prior to its submission, for approval by the next Meeting of the UNEP/MAP Focal Points (Athens, Greece, 14-17 September 2021), and for adoption by the Twenty-Second Ordinary Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Convention and its Protocols (COP 22, Antalya, Turkey, 7-10 December 2021).

The Meeting Documents can be downloaded as follows:

WORKING DOCUMENTS

REMPEC/WG.51/3/1

Provisional agenda

REMPEC/WG.51/3/2

Annotated provisional agenda and draft timetable

REMPEC/WG.51/4

Progress Report on REMPEC's activities since the Thirteen Meeting of the Focal Points of REMPEC

REMPEC/WG.51/5

Mediterranean Strategy for Prevention of, and Response to Marine Pollution from Ships (2022-2031) and its Action Plan

REMPEC/WG.51/6

Ballast Water Management Strategy for the Mediterranean Sea: 2022 – 2027

REMPEC/WG.51/7

Possible designation of the Mediterranean Sea, as a whole, as an Emission Control Area for Sulphur Oxides (Med SOx ECA) pursuant to MARPOL Annex VI

REMPEC/WG.51/8 Draft Guidance Document for the identification and designation of Particularly Sensitive Sea Areas in relation to Specially Protected Areas of Mediterranean Importance
REMPEC/WG.51/9

Data sharing, monitoring and reporting

REMPEC/WG.51/9/1 Draft common marine oil pollution detection/investigation report
REMPEC/WG.51/9/2 Common Emergency Communication System for the Mediterranean
REMPEC/WG.51/9/3

Manual on national mechanisms for the mobilisation of response equipment and experts in case of emergency

REMPEC/WG.51/9/4

IMAP Guidance Fact Sheets: Common Indicator 6 and 19

REMPEC/WG.51/10

Mediterranean Technical Working Group (MTWG) and related activities

REMPEC/WG.51/10/1 Study on Condensate spills
REMPEC/WG.51/10/2 Marine HNS response manual - Bonn Agreement, HELCOM, REMPEC
REMPEC/WG.51/11 Proposed Programme of Work of REMPEC for the biennium 2022-2023
REMPEC/WG.51/13 Draft conclusions and recommendations
REMPEC/WG.51/WP.1 Conclusions and recommendations
REMPEC/WG.51/14 Report of the Meeting

INFORMATION DOCUMENTS

REMPEC/WG.51/INF.1 List of documents
REMPEC/WG.51/J/1 Provisional list of participants
REMPEC/WG.51/INF.2 List of participants
REMPEC/WG.51/INF.3

Study on trends and outlook of marine pollution, maritime traffic and offshore activities in the Mediterranean (English only)

REMPEC/WG.51/INF.4

Study on synergies between the three sub-regional contingency plans of the West Mediterranean

REMPEC/WG.51/INF.5

Report of the Regional Workshop on Response to Spill Incidents involving Hazardous and Noxious Substances (HNS) (MEDEXPOL 2020) (27-28 October 2020)

REMPEC/WG.51/INF.6

Report of the Regional Meeting of National Experts on the Mediterranean Strategy for the Prevention of, and Response to Marine Pollution from Ships (2022-2031), 10 March 2021

REMPEC/WG.51/INF.7

Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Mediterranean Network of Law Enforcement Officials relating to MARPOL within the framework of the Barcelona Convention (MENELAS) (21-22 April 2021) (English only)

REMPEC/WG.51/INF.8

Report of the Regional Expert Meeting on the possible designation of the Mediterranean Sea, as a whole, as an Emission Control Area for Sulphur Oxides (Med Sox ECA) pursuant to MARPOL Annex VI, 27-28 April 2021 (English only)