Ocean Literacy 2018 Conference


Published: Dec 12 2018 - 11:36am
President Doumbia Henry was a keynote speaker at the Ocean Literacy Conference that took place in Malmö, Sweden from 6 to 7 December. The conference brought together nearly 100 participants to inspire and debate marine education and ocean literacy from a local perspective, focusing in particular on coastal cities.

Domestic Ferry Safety Exercise Conducted in Indonesia


Published: Dec 12 2018 - 9:43am
From 26-30 November, WMU played a lead role together with IMO Staff in conducting a Hazard Identification (HAZID)/Scoping Exercise to identify safety issues pertaining to passenger ships on non-international voyages in Indonesia.

WMU Hosts North Sea Marine Spatial Planning Training


Published: Nov 28 2018 - 5:30pm
From 21-22 November, WMU hosted a marine spatial planning (MSP) training session within the framework of the NorthSEE project of which WMU is one of the partners.

WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute Launches Land-to-Ocean Leadership Research Programme


Published: Nov 22 2018 - 1:12pm
The World Maritime University (WMU) WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute (GOI), with the support of the Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management (SwAM) and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure of Germany (BMVI), has launched a Land-to-Ocean Leadership PhD Scholarship and Post-Doctoral Fellowship Programme developed a

WMU Graduation Ceremony 2018


Published: Nov 5 2018 - 4:07pm
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UN DAY 2018


Published: Oct 24 2018 - 9:29am
On 24 October, United Nations Day will be celebrated around the world. It is an opportunity to reflect on the organization’s work on behalf of humanity, including on urgent challenges such as alleviating poverty and hunger, defending human rights and addressing the need for bold climate action.

IMO and WMU Deliver Workshop in Tunisia on Legal Implementation of IMO Conventions


Published: Sep 14 2018 - 10:38pm
An interactive national workshop on the legal implementation of IMO Conventions was jointly delivered by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the World Maritime University (WMU) in Tunisia from 3-7 September 2018.

OceansTrends 2018 Seminar Advances Knowledge Sharing on Key Maritime and Ocean Topics


Published: Aug 31 2018 - 7:35pm
From 29 to 30 August, the OceansTrends 2018 Scientific Seminar brought together over 150 participants from more than 60 countries.

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.