AECO’s Secretariat visits Greenland

May 22nd, 2016

This month AECO’s Secretariat visited Greenland to participate in a cruise workshop arranged by Visit Greenland and meet with a number of cruise tourism stakeholders.

 On the agenda was new rules for safe navigation in Greenland, new Pilot regulations (for vessels with more than 250 passengers) and other areas of interest in regard to cruise developments in Greenland, such as the new national tourism sector plan, a new tourism strategy.

Beside AECO the Danish Maritime Authorities, Local operators, The Danish Meteorological Authority, the Danish Geodata agency and a number of Greenlandic Government representatives were present.