Q. With reference to Green Voyage 2050 Project consider the following statements:
1.It is a partnership project between the US and the World Trade Organization.
2.It aims at reducing shipping greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
3.India is not the part of the project.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 and 3 only

[B] 2 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 3 only

Answer: B

Statement 1: The statement is incorrect. Green Voyage 2050 Project is partnership project between the Government of Norway and the International Maritime Organization (IMO).

Statement 2: The project was launched in 2019 with the aim to reducing shipping greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 50% before 2050.

Statement 3: Azerbaijan, Belize, China, Cook Islands, Ecuador, Georgia, India, Kenya, Solomon Islands, South Africa and Sri Lanka are partnering countries in the GreenVoyage2050 Project.

Source: PIB