Canada expands permanent mission to IMO

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As part of the Oceans Protection Plan, Canada has increased its leadership and international work to improve marine safety and protect the marine environment. Canada’s role now includes a permanent mission to the International Maritime Organization in London, England to allow for more effective, efficient and coordinated policy-making. It also improves Canada’s ability to influence international maritime agreements, rules, standards and guidelines. The current members of Canada’s permanent mission to the IMO are The Honourable Ralph Goodale, High Commissioner for Canada in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ms. Stefanie Beck, Deputy High Commissioner for Canada to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and Ms. Gillian Grant.

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