Mediterranean and Black Seas Hydrographic commission In Batumi
08.07.2015

On 30 June,2015 19th Conference of Mediterranean and Black Seas Hydrographic Commission was held in Batumi , Georgia. where about 60 delegates from 23 countries took part. The conference was coordinated by Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, LEPL "The Georgian State Hydrographic Service."

The participants discussed safety of navigation in the seas and oceans and improving the quality of paper and electronic nautical charts. Also they discussed about zone limitations related issues (borders) as well as the exchange of information and cooperation between the Hydrographic services.

Georgia has hosted the MBSHC 19 as as full member of International Hydrographic Organization, which was celebrated with opening ceremony of Georgian state flag , followed with awarding Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia LEPL The Georgian State Hydrographic Service by Director of International Hydrographic Organization Mustafa Iptes with special IHO Symbolic award.