The Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP) is the first regional government-to-government agreement to promote and enhance cooperation against piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia.
The ReCAAP Agreement was launched in November 2006 with14 Asian Contracting Parties including North, Southeast, and South Asian countries. It has 20 Contracting Parties today, including Europe (Norway, the Netherlands, Denmark, and the United Kingdom), Australia, and the United States.
The ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ReCAAP ISC) was established in Singapore on November 29, 2006.
At the 12th Governing Council Meeting in 2018, the Council announced that ReCAAP ISC has met the criteria to be a Centre of Excellence for information sharing in combating piracy and armed robbery against ships at sea.
Republic of Singapore
People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Republic of Korea
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Kingdom of Thailand
Kingdom of Cambodia
Republic of the Union of Myanmar
People’s Republic of China
Kingdom of the Netherlands
United States of America
Kingdom of Denmark
Kingdom of Norway
Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Republic of India
Republic of the Philippines
Copyright © 2020 ReCAAP ISC | What is Piracy | Design by 24K