WMU Registers Commitment to SDG 14 at UN Ocean Conference

Published: Jun 12 2017 - 5:20pm
President Doumbia-Henry, COO Nikolaus Schultze, and Professors Larry Hildebrand and Ronan Long participated at the high-level United Nations Ocean Conference at UN headquarters in New York from 5 to 9 June to support the implementation of

WMU Regional Alumni Conference for the Americas

Published: Apr 28 2017 - 4:41pm
The WMU Regional Alumni Conference for the Americas will take place in the City of Lima, Peru from 23 to 25 October 2017 in partnership with the Dirección General de Capitanías y Guardacostas (DICAPI).

President Doumbia-Henry Receives Best Malmö Ambassador Award

Published: Feb 15 2017 - 9:48am
On 13 February, at the 15th annual Malmö Business Awards, President Doumbia-Henry received the honor of Best Malmö Ambassador.

Fifth MARENDA Training Completed in Limbe, Cameroon

Published: Feb 7 2017 - 9:11am
As a Marine Environment and Data Exchange training project (MARENDA) partner, WMU designed and organized the delivery of a training session that took place at the National Refining Company SONARA in Limbe, Cameroon from 16-25 January.

WMU Participates in World Maritime Day Parallel Event – Istanbul, Turkey

Published: Nov 9 2016 - 10:59am
This year’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event was held in Istanbul, Turkey from 4-6 November carrying on the 2016 theme of Shipping: Indispensable to the World.

WMU Adopts Strategic Plan from 2016-2019

Published: Jun 3 2016 - 9:39am
The World Maritime University (WMU) Strategic Plan 2016-2019 has just been adopted by the University’s Board of Governors at its 34th session on 23-24 May. The Plan outlines the strategic directions and objectives of the University.

President Speaks at European Maritime Day

Published: May 20 2016 - 9:28am
On 19 May, President Doumbia-Henry spoke at European Maritime Day in Turku, Finland, on the topic of Improving Ocean Governance.

Expanding Ties in Canada

Published: Jan 21 2016 - 10:04am
From 12-14 January, a WMU delegation led by Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, met with officials in Canada to discuss renewing ties with several agencies and organizations as well as opening new ties. The President was accompanied by Professor Neil Bellefontaine, Vice President Academic and Dr.

WMU Welcomes Paris Agreement

Published: Dec 15 2015 - 4:05pm
WMU welcomes the historic agreement to combat climate change that was agreed to in Paris on 12 December. 

WMU Commits to UN 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda

Published: Sep 29 2015 - 9:39am
On 25 September, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that includes a bold set of Global Goals.