"Your local government
voice on marine pollution"

Kommunenes Internasjonale Miljøorganisasjon

Local Authorities International Environmental Organisation

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KIMO is your local government voice on marine pollution 


KIMO was founded by local municipalities with a shared concern for the state of the environment. KIMO is designed to give municipalities a political voice at the international level, to share best practice and to find solutions to marine political problems that affect coastal communities.

KIMO has become a pioneering environmental force which has contributed to a steady reduction in marine pollution in Europe's seas. This momentum must be sustained to ensure our oceans remain healthy for the benefit of vulnerable sea-life and for the people who reside on our precious coastlines.

A series of emerging environmental threats were the catalysts for KIMO’s foundation and remain the reasons for its continued work in the twenty-first century. Please explore our 'Who We Are''What We Do' and 'How We Work' sections to learn more about what KIMO represents, the principles we believe in and the projects we coordinate and support.

To hear some of our members thoughts on why they support KIMO International click on the images below:   

     Albert de Hoop Kia Andreasson  Monica Gripp                                                      


CURRENT NEWS and REPORTS ...............

Fishing for Litter 2011 - 2014 Report

KIMO UK is pleased to publish its final report detailing FFL Scotland's most recent successes.


Happy Birthday KIMO Netherlands and Belgium!

Our Netherlands and Belgium network celebrates it's 15th anniversary today (20.11.14). Congratulations to all involved with the network and the fantastic projects and activities it organises


Fishing for Litter - South West (UK)

Spring 2014 newsletter containing the latest updates from the UK project.      



Fishing for Litter - Northern Ireland

In February, Environment Minister Mark H Durkan launched, in Ardglass, the first ever Fishing for Litter scheme in Northern Ireland. The scheme is being sponsored by the Department of the Environment and is being administered by the Northern Ireland Fishery Harbour Authority. Seventeen boats have already signed up for the scheme.  









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