A Way Forward - Conclusions from the WMU Empowering Women in the Maritime Community Conference


Published: Apr 9 2019 - 11:48am
From 4-5 April, over 350 participants from more than 70 countries around the globe gathered at the World Maritime University (WMU) for the WMU Empowering Women in the Maritime Community Conference. The aim of the event was to addr

Empowering Women in the Maritime Community Feature


Published: Mar 28 2019 - 6:43pm
Since being founded in 1983 under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the World Maritime University (WMU) has been committed to the advancement of women.

WMUWA International Women's Day Event


Published: Mar 15 2019 - 10:56pm
On 11 March, the WMU Women’s Association (WMUWA) hosted an International Women’s Day (IWD) seminar for students and staff reflecting the official IWD 2019 theme, “Think Equal, Build Smart and Innovate for Change”.

International Women’s Day 2019


Published: Mar 8 2019 - 9:24am
International Women’s Day (IWD) was established in the early 1900s and celebrated for the first time by the United Nations in 1975. It is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Empowering Women in the Maritime Community Feature


Published: Feb 21 2019 - 2:47pm
Since being founded in 1983 under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the World Maritime University (WMU) has been committed to the advancement of women.

Transport in 2040: how automation and technology will impact the future of work


Published: Jan 15 2019 - 4:02pm
On 15 January the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the World Maritime University (WMU) launched a flagship report entitled: “Transport 2040: Automation Technology Employment - the Future of Work”.

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.

WMU Class of 2018 - China Graduations


Published: Aug 29 2018 - 3:22pm
On 25 and 26 August, graduation ceremonies were held in Shanghai and Dalian for a total of 58 students. One third were female graduates bringing the total number of female graduates from WMU’s China campuses to over 200. Since the programmes were founded in 2005, a total of 934 students have graduated from WMU’s two China programmes.

Empowering Women in the Maritime Community - Conference and Call for Papers


Published: Aug 24 2018 - 10:44am