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Ukraine has joined the European agreement on the international transportations of dangerous cargoes throught internal waterways

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Published on Wednesday, 03 February 2010 02:00
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Ukraine has joined the European agreement on the international transportations of dangerous cargoes through internal waterways (ADN) on January, 28th, 2010, after the handing over by deputy minister-head of the State administration of sea and river transport of Ukraine Michael Chubay to executive secretary of the United Nations Yan Kubish of the corresponding legal document in the Palace of the nations of the United Nations Organization (Geneva, Switzerland), infors the press-service of the Ministry of transport and communications of Ukraine.
The Ukrainian delegation as a part of experts of "the National classification society «Register of navigation Ukraine», representatives of Permanent mission of Ukraine at Branch of the United Nations and other international organizations was headed by deputy minister of transport and communications of Ukraine by M.Chubay. According to the agreement ADN Ukraine has got the status of the party of the agreement and has the right to vote at sessions of the Administrative committee of the European agreement ADN.
The event has taken place within the limits of regular working group session on transportation of dangerous cargoes through internal waterways, sessions of the Administrative committee of the European agreement ADN and the Forum on safety issues on inland transport of the Committee of inland transport of the United Nations. During the thematic sessions of working bodies of the Committee of inland transport the United Nations delegates discussed measures of strengthening of safety and improvement of the operating international legislation on transportations of dangerous cargoes through internal transport ways to the European region.
The delegation of Ukraine also has submitted on consideration of the Administrative committee of the agreement ADN the demand concerning inclusion of "the National classification society« the Register of navigation Ukraine »to the list of the organizations which are recommended for a recognition by the contractual parties of the agreement ADN.

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