ISO Seminar on Marine Environment Protection Held at WMU

Published: Jun 14 2018 - 5:50pm
On 13 June, the International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) Technical Committee 8 on Ships and Marine Technology, Subcommittee 2 on Marine Environment Protection (ISO TC8 SC2), in conjunction with their annual meeting that was hosted at WMU from 11-13 June

WMU Hosts Second Meeting of Range States for the European Eel

Published: May 23 2018 - 5:25pm
From 15-16 May, the World Maritime University hosted the Second Meeting of Range States for the European Eel.

WMU Builds Transformative Partnerships

Published: May 22 2018 - 4:54pm
On 8 and 9 May the World Maritime University hosted the WMU Global Ocean Conference

WMU Global Ocean Conference Focuses on Building Transformative Partnerships for Ocean Sustainability

Published: May 10 2018 - 9:09pm
From 8 to 9 May, the WMU Global Ocean Conference brought together over 240 participants from more than 50 countries.

WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute Inauguration

Published: May 8 2018 - 4:55pm
The WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute (Global Ocean Institute) was officially inaugurated on 8 May. The new Institute will act as an independent focal point for ocean related dialogue and capacity-building.

MoU with NIMASA Sets the Stage for a New Partnership with Nigeria

Published: Apr 12 2018 - 3:42pm
On 10 April, President Doumbia-Henry and Dr. Dakuku A. Peterside, Director-General and CEO of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), signed a four-year, renewable Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) setting out the areas of cooperation between WMU and NIMASA.

WMU Contributes to Marine Spatial Planning Training

Published: Mar 23 2018 - 11:53am
On 16 March, the SEAPLANSPACE project kickoff meeting took place at the University of Gdansk in Poland. The aim of the three-year project is to increase knowledge and skills at the local, regional and industry levels among the labour force engaged in Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) in the south Baltic Sea region.

WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute Inauguration and WMU Global Ocean Conference 2018

Published: Feb 8 2018 - 6:45pm
In 2018, the World Maritime University (WMU) celebrates 35 years of excellence in postgraduate education, research and capacity building. Its parent organization, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) celebrates its 70th anniversary. WMU will mark this milestone year with the inauguration of the WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute.

Life Below Water 2017, Malmö

Published: Oct 17 2017 - 9:23am
President Doumbia Henry was a keynote speaker at the Life Below Water Conference, 2017 that took place in Malmö, Sweden from 11 to 13 October.

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden Discusses the Ocean with Experts at WMU

Published: Oct 11 2017 - 11:29am
On 11 October, WMU was honoured to welcome HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden who was welcomed by WMU President, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry.