ICAO High-Level Conference on COVID-19 (HLCC 2021)
Video Statement by World Customs Organization to Ministerial Plenary
Video statement by Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, Secretary General, World Customs Organization, to HLCC Ministerial Plenary, on Building Resilience and Sustainability: The Global Customs Perspective. WCO and ICAO have been working closely during the pandemic and issued a Joint Statement on 2 February 2021 to ensure the safe, secure and efficient transport of vaccines and associated equipment across borders. Dr. Mikuriya highlighted three key elements for aviation recovery in a resilient and sustainable way: First, we need renewal of system by embracing innovation such as digital technology to enable sharing electronic advance data on cargoes and passengers for risk management; Second, recovery needs human-centred approach to make it resilient and hence the importance of people development; and Third, collaboration between relevant international organizations and business is vital and hence the importance of today’s session.
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Video Statement by France to Minister...
Video Statement by Mr. Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, Minister Delegate for Transport, France, to HLCC Ministerial Plenary.