Igor KARPENKO, the Director of UKRMEPA (our project partner) has passed away, suffurring of heart attack.
Mr. Igor Karpenko is the Chairman of “Ukrainian marine environment protection association”. Master's degree in shipbuilder, and economy. Bachelor Academy of state administration under the President of Ukraine. More than 25 years in the management of the maritime economy of Ukraine. Member of The Nautical institute of Great Britain. Author of scientific articles and inventions. Pays particular attention and makes critical decisions for the growth and sustainability of safety in the Black Sea and the World oceans.