The main aim of the IMO marine environment division
The aim of IMO marine environment division is to control marine
pollution from ships. For environmental point of view the IMO have to
support the enforcement of highest practical standards and also maintain
a close relations with other UN bodies on such matters. IMO provides
required tools and policies but the enforcement and implementation of
these tools falls in the hand of member States and their governments
(Ziarati et al, MariFuture, Development Papers 2018-2019).