Work together to meet sustainability goals urges Jamaica

Hellenic Shipping News | Sep 24, 2020 at 2:00 AM

Speaking at the MAJ’s offices in Kingston on World Maritime Day (September 24), MAJ Director General, Rear Admiral (ret’d) Peter Brady, praised shipping’s international efforts to ensure populations all over the globe remained supplied with essential goods, including food, fuel, and medical supplies, and he urged maritime nations to emulate this collaboration to meet industry-wide sustainability goals, consistent with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

UN stands ready to support landlocked nations in pandemic recovery: UN chief

Xinhua News Agency | Sep 23, 2020 at 8:18 PM

The UN system is standing in solidarity with landlocked developing countries, which lack access to vital trade links, and supporting them in their efforts to rebuild once the global coronavirus pandemic abates, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Wednesday.