Islamabad: November 26, 2021
High Commissioner Moazzam Ahmad Khan presented his credentials to Secretary General Kitack Lim as Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) at IMO Headquarters in London on 25 November 2021, says a press release received here today from London.
The High Commissioner briefed the Secretary General on various milestones Pakistan had achieved in the field of maritime operations as well as its contribution towards UN sustainable development goals and IMO objectives.
He apprised the Secretary General about Pakistan’s candidature for IMO Council’s election in December this year for the biennium of 2022 and 2023. The Secretary General shared his insights on various maritime matters and appreciated Pakistan’s contribution towards IMO and its core objectives.
On this occasion, the High Commissioner, together with IMO Secretary General, unveiled the model of ship “MT KARACHI” presented by Pakistan National Shipping Corporation for permanent placement at the IMO building. The model was greatly appreciated by the Secretary General.