Hurricane Irma – UK Overseas Territories call for stronger British Government relief action and, longer term, support for economic and fiscal diversity to drive sustainability Hamilton, Bermuda – On behalf of the leaders of the Overseas Territories, in his capacity as president of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (UKOTA), the Premier of Bermuda, The […] Read more...
On 26th January 2017, UKOTA members gathered for their Annual General Meeting. Members formally adopted the UKOTA Annual Report for 2016. Kimberley Durrant, UK Representative for the Government of Bermuda, was elected as Chairman; Sukey Cameron MBE, UK Representative for the Falkland Islands Government, was elected to the role of Hon. Secretary; and Chris Carnegy, […] Read more...
Today, Thursday 24 September, is World Maritime Day 2020 – a day used to highlight the importance of shipping safety, maritime security and the marine environment, and to emphasise a particular aspect of International Maritime Organisation (IMO) work. This year’s theme is ‘Sustainable Shipping for a Sustainable Planet’. On St Helena, to recognise World Maritime […] Read more...