News: Webinar UfM and MEDports: Impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on Ports and Maritime Transport in the Mediterranean Region

The webinar “Impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on Ports and Maritime Transport in the Mediterranean Region”, has been jointly organized by the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the MEDports Association, on the 27th May 2020, from 10:00 to 13:00.

The meeting will bring together representatives from port authorities of the Mediterranean basin, shipping lines and other maritime-related transport companies, along with sectoral international and regional organisations, the European Commission, national transport administrations, the private sector and academia.

The webinar is aimed at:

• Reflecting on the impacts of the current global pandemic on maritime transport and port connectivity in the Mediterranean region;
• Sharing best practices on the remedial actions already taken;
• Taking stock of lessons learned and future preparedness needed;
• Developing recommendations that could be incorporated into the next edition of the UfM transport action plan.

Available in English and French.

You can access the webinar recording here: https://ufmsecretariat.org/webinar-impacts-covid-ports-maritime-transport/

News Posted on 21/05/2020

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