Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Recommendations for Port and Coastal States on the Prompt Disembarkation of Seafarers for Medical Care Ashore During the COVID-19 Pandemic [open pdf - 0B]
From the Document: "The Secretary-General is aware that one of the many challenges facing international shipping during the COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] pandemic has been arranging access for seafarers to medical care ashore. Addressing this challenge requires that relevant authorities in port and coastal States meet their obligations under relevant international regulations and work with ships to protect the health of seafarers and the general public, thus ensuring that global supply chains continue to function as required during the pandemic."
Circular Letter No.4204/Add.23
International Maritime Organization