The ultimate aim is to reduce NOx, SO2 and PM emissions throughout the port’s nautical and intermodal chains for cargo ships, ferries and cruise ships.
Ports are the connecting nodes of global trade and world economy. There is no way that we can move this world towards sustainability without ports.Christiana Figueres – Former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
By creating the World Ports Sustainability Program today, the global port sector is committing itself to making an active contribution to the sustainable future that we all want and need.Kitack Lim – IMO Secretary General
WPSP is a very concrete effort to show global leadership of ports worldwide in integrating sustainability into their policies, using the SDGs as their baseline.Her Majesty the Queen of Belgium