The 28th session of the IMO Assembly took place at the Headquarters of the Organization from 25 to 4 December 2013. This publication contains, amongst others, resolutions pertaining to: −− IMO Instruments Implementation Code (III Code) −− Revised guidelines on the implementation of the International Safety (ISM) Code by Administrations −− IMO ship identification number scheme −− 2013 guidelines for the designation of special areas under MARPOL −− Implementation of the Facilitation Convention