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IMO appoints Iranian female official as technical committee’s vicechairwoman

London, Deputy Ambassador of Iran to London Mandana Mansourian has been appointed as vicechairwoman of International Maritime Organization's Technical Cooperation Committee.

During the meeting which was held on Thursday at IMO's office in London, Mansourian received the highest votes.

The Technical Cooperation Committee of IMO has important responsibilities for presenting technical cooperation, especially to developing countries.

The International Maritime Organization, known as the InterGovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization until 1982, is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for regulating shipping.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA

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