International seminar on navigation to be held in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 9 / Trend /
The international seminar Ballast Waters Management will be held in Baku on April 14-17, the Azerbaijani State Sea Administration said on April 9. It will be held in accordance with the international conventions to which Azerbaijan joined.
The seminar aims to protect environment during the international sea transportation, prevention of sea pollution by ships, exchange of experience in protection of sea biologic environment and improvement of existing experience on these issues.
The specialists from Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Iran and Russia will participate in the seminar besides the experts of the international sea administration.
The representatives of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Extraordinary Situations, the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, the State Caspian Sea Steamship Line, Baku's international sea trade port, the Caspian Sea Oil Fleet and representatives of other organizations operating in Azerbaijani navigation will also participate in the seminar.