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

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

Press for Progress: International Women’s Day 2018


Published: Mar 9 2018 - 11:36am
In celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD) on 8 March, the World Maritime University Women’s Association (WMUWA) hosted an IWD seminar for students and staff reflecting the of

Preparing for the New Generation


Published: Oct 6 2017 - 5:56pm
Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, delivered the keynote address at the 37th Women in Shipping and Trading (WISTA) International Conference that was held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands from 3 to 6 October. The focus of the conference was on future-proof maritime solutions.  

Be Bold For Change - International Women’s Day 2017


Published: Mar 9 2017 - 9:47am
March 8 is annually recognized as International Women's Day (IWD), a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day is also a call to action for accelerating gender parity.