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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about International Maritime Organization.
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Parent topics

  • International law [r]: The formal conduct of interactions between nation-states, both at the national level and on behalf of their citizens; generally accepted as first formalized by Hugo Grotius. [e]
  • Marine navigation [r]: A term including the literal process of navigation, or finding position and course, but of the overall process of safe operation of a water vessel, such as avoiding collisions [e]
  • Safety of Life at Sea [r]: International convention defining safety requirements for ships [e]
    • Search and rescue [r]: The location of those in distress from natural, accidental, or hostile causes; on-scene medical stabilization and extrication; evacuation to treatment or other safe facilities [e]



  • Commercial fishing [r]: The harvesting of edible marine life on a commercial basis, usually using purpose-built vessels and equipment [e]
  • Environmental engineering [r]: A field of engineering devoted to remediation of all forms of pollution. [e]


Resource management

  • Vessel monitoring system [r]: System used in commercial fishing to allow environmental and fisheries regulatory organizations to monitor, minimally, the position, time at a position, and course and speed of fishing vessels. [e]

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