The UN refugee agency UNHCR worked with UPS and the World Food Program (WFP) to fly 86 tonnes of high energy biscuits from the UN Humanitarian Response Depot in Dubai to Athens.
IMO secretary-general Koji Sekimizu says the current migrant crisis in the Mediterranean is truly humanitarian crisis that is not sustainable.
The Road Haulage Association has launched an online petition calling on France to deploy its military and for the UK to end Operation Stack.
About £3m worth of goods a day, equal to £1bn a year, are having to be destroyed due to tampering and contamination, according to a UK-based trade association.
IMO and International Organisation for Migration (IOM) agree on joint action amid unprecedented migration by sea.
Maersk says it has rescued more than 3,000 migrants in Mediterranean so far this year as product tanker saves 220
Sec-Gen of the International Maritime Organization calls for action following migrant boat disaster
The first bodies have washed ashore after a boat capsized carrying hundreds of people trying to escape Libya.