Indian Coast Guard is co-hosting 12th ReCAAP ISC capacity building workshop
Published: June 19, 2019
Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is co-hosting 12th international Capacity Building workshop in New Delhi to deepen knowledge on issues related to piracy and armed robbery on June 19-20, 2019. The 2-day workshop is being organized in cooperation with the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP). The ReCAAP is the first regional Government-to-Government agreement to deal with piracy and armed robbery at sea in Asia. Presently, 20 countries are members of the ReCAAP. A total of 31 International delegates from 19 countries are participating in the workshop. In addition, officials from national stakeholders like major ports, state maritime boards, state marine police, Directorate General of Shipping and Indian National Ship-Owners Association are also participating in this workshop.
Topics: Anti-piracy • International Relations • International security • MT Zafirah hijacking • Organizations • Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia • Security