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Event
World Maritime Day 2022
28
September
2022

World Maritime Day message by President Doumbia-Henry.

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Event
Sasakawa Fellowship Students Orientation 2022
28
September
2022

The Orientation for the new Sasakawa Fellowship Students in the Class of 2023 was held at WMU on 23 September.

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Research
WMU Promotes Well-being to Lessen Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic
22
September
2022

Nordplus aims to contribute to diminishing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the workplaces.

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Event
Class of 2023 Inauguration, Malmö
21
September
2022

The Malmö MSc in Maritime Affairs Class of 2023 includes 125 students from 53 countries. 

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Event
Inaugural WMU EPEx Programme - Maritime Administration
21
September
2022

In September, WMU held the inaugural Education for Professional Excellence (EPEx) programme focused on Maritime Administration.

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Event
WMU - A Sustainable Tomorrow Hub
16
September
2022

WMU was a hub for the A Sustainable Tomorrow 2022 Conference - Sweden’s largest digital conference focused on the environment & the future.

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Collaboration
GEFO Returns for Seafarer Health and Wellbeing Education
14
September
2022

GEFO has collaborated with WMU repeatedly since 2014 for customized EPDCs for their employees.

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Event
Class of 2022 - China Graduations
5
September
2022

Graduation ceremonies were held on 25 and 26 August for the MSc programmes Shanghai and Dalian respectively.

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Research
Maritime Decarbonization Seminar Hosted at WMU
2
September
2022

WMU hosted an international seminar on the role of green technologies and capacity building in maritime decarbonization.

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Event
International Day Returns to WMU
1
September
2022

After a three year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual WMU International Day celebration for 2022 was held on 27 August.

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Event
Inaugural WMU Summer Institute Focuses on Maritime Decarbonization
26
August
2022

WMU launched the inaugural WMU Summer Institute with a week-long intensive programme on Maritime Decarbonization.

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Event
WMU Contributes to Women in Shipping Conference - Nigeria
21
July
2022

President Doumbia-Henry delivered a keynote address for the Women in Shipping and Maritime Conference, organized by the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping.

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Collaboration
National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered in Brazil
13
July
2022

WMU and IMO partnered on delivering an Introduction to the National Maritime Transport Policy (NMTP) workshop in Brazil.

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Event
Joint UNOC 2022 Side Event - Empowering Women: An Ocean of Opportunities in Science, Policy and Blue Economy
12
July
2022

WMU partnered with leading agencies to host an official side event at UNOC 2022.

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Event
WMU at the UN Ocean Conference 2022
12
July
2022

AT UNOC 2022, WMU delivered 3 joint side events.

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Event
Day of the Seafarer 2022: Your Voyage
24
June
2022

President Doumbia-Henry's message for Day of the Seafarer, celebrated annually on 25 June.

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Collaboration
WMU Delegation Visits Ghana in Furtherance of WeCAPS Project
17
June
2022

A WMU delegation visited key maritime, port, and disaster management agencies in Ghana in connection with the WeCAPS project.

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Collaboration
WMU Alumni Association in Cameroon
14
June
2022

IMO facilitated a virtual meeting between IMO, WMU and the WMU Alumni Association of Cameroon (WMUAAC).

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Collaboration
WMU Hosts ICLEI Research Symposium
7
June
2022

The symposium brought together leading urban sustainability researchers, innovators, and city leaders from across the globe to meet at WMU.

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Feature
Global Shipowners and Seafarers’ Unions Agree on Minimum Wage for Seafarers
2
June
2022

A message from President Doumbia-Henry regarding the agreement on a three year global minimum wage for the world’s seafarers.

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Collaboration
Free Access to Maritime Welfare Training in Recognizing Day of the Seafarer 2021
14
April
,
2022

Ground-breaking online Maritime Welfare Professional Development Programme (MARI-WEL) offered free of charge.

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Collaboration
WMU Class of 2022 in Dalian Reaches Gender Equality Record
14
April
,
2022

The MSEM Class of 2022 sets a new record for gender parity in the MSEM programme with 50 percent female enrolment.

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Collaboration
WMU Contributes to Oil Spills Workshop for Iraq
14
April
,
2022

WMU participated in a workshop on “Oil Spills Status: Environmental Impact and Control” for Iraq

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Collaboration
WMU and IMO Further Promotion of National Maritime Transport Policies
14
April
,
2022

WMU and IMO partnered on delivering an Introduction to the National Maritime Transport Policy (NMTP) during Singapore Maritime Week.

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Collaboration
MoU Signed with Batumi State Maritime Academy
14
April
,
2022

An MoU was signed by WMU and Batumi State Maritime Academy on 26 November 2020.

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Collaboration
Timor-Leste National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered Virtually
14
April
,
2022

Timor-Leste National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered Virtually by IMO and WMU

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Collaboration
WMU and REV Ocean Partner to Find Solutions to Critical Ocean Issues
14
April
,
2022

REV Ocean and the World Maritime University (WMU) signed a partnership agreement to join forces and find solutions to critical ocean issues.

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Collaboration
Specialized Training Programme Delivered for EMSA
14
April
,
2022

WMU completed a customized, four-week Specialization Training Programme on Curriculum Development tailored for senior employees of EMSA.

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Collaboration
WMU Signs MoU with the State Department for Shipping and Maritime of Kenya
14
April
,
2022

A MoU has been signed between WMU and the Department for Shipping and Maritime of Kenya in an extraordinary virtual ceremony held on 8 July 2020.

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Collaboration
MoU with International Union of Marine Insurance
14
April
,
2022

The World Maritime University (WMU), established within the framework of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and the International Union

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Collaboration
Strengthening Partnerships and Collaboration with Canada
14
April
,
2022

From 24-26 February, a delegation from WMU visited several agencies in Canada with the aim of strengthening partnerships and collaboration. Members

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Collaboration
MoU Signed with Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP)
14
April
,
2022

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the World Maritime University (WMU) and the Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) during

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Collaboration
Collaboration
WMU and Port Klang Free Zone of Malaysia sign MoU
14
April
,
2022

The World Maritime University (WMU) and Port Klang Free Zone SDN BHD (PKFZ), Port Klang, Malaysia signed on 26 November, a Memorandum of

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Collaboration
MoU Signed with the International Maritime Academy, Lebanon
14
April
,
2022

The World Maritime University (WMU), established within the framework of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and the International

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Collaboration
WMU and AHHIC Cooperate on Marine Insurance
14
April
,
2022

The World Maritime University (WMU), founded by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), has widened its focus to include the marine hull and

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Collaboration
President Doumbia-Henry Speaks in Lebanon and Signs MoU with Ministry of Public Works and Transport
14
April
,
2022

On 19 June, WMU President, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, delivered a keynote address at the East Med Maritime Conference, which took place in Beirut,

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Collaboration
MoU with the Higher Institute of Maritime Studies, Morocco
14
April
,
2022

On 14 June, WMU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Higher Institute of Maritime Studies (ISEM) headquartered in Casablanca, Morocco

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Collaboration
WMU Contributes to 110th Anniversary of Dalian Maritime University
14
April
,
2022

On the occasion of the 110th Anniversary of Dalian Maritime University (DMU), Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of the World Maritime University

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Event
World Maritime Day 2022
28
September
,
2022

World Maritime Day message by President Doumbia-Henry.

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Event
Sasakawa Fellowship Students Orientation 2022
28
September
,
2022

The Orientation for the new Sasakawa Fellowship Students in the Class of 2023 was held at WMU on 23 September.

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Event
Class of 2023 Inauguration, Malmö
29
September
,
2022

The Malmö MSc in Maritime Affairs Class of 2023 includes 125 students from 53 countries. 

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Event
Inaugural WMU EPEx Programme - Maritime Administration
21
September
,
2022

In September, WMU held the inaugural Education for Professional Excellence (EPEx) programme focused on Maritime Administration.

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Event
WMU - A Sustainable Tomorrow Hub
16
September
,
2022

WMU was a hub for the A Sustainable Tomorrow 2022 Conference - Sweden’s largest digital conference focused on the environment & the future.

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Event
Class of 2022 - China Graduations
16
September
,
2022

Graduation ceremonies were held on 25 and 26 August for the MSc programmes Shanghai and Dalian respectively.

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Event
International Day Returns to WMU
1
September
,
2022

After a three year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual WMU International Day celebration for 2022 was held on 27 August.

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Event
Inaugural WMU Summer Institute Focuses on Maritime Decarbonization
12
September
,
2022

WMU launched the inaugural WMU Summer Institute with a week-long intensive programme on Maritime Decarbonization.

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Event
WMU Contributes to Women in Shipping Conference - Nigeria
1
August
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry delivered a keynote address for the Women in Shipping and Maritime Conference, organized by the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping.

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Event
Joint UNOC 2022 Side Event - Empowering Women: An Ocean of Opportunities in Science, Policy and Blue Economy
1
August
,
2022

WMU partnered with leading agencies to host an official side event at UNOC 2022.

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Event
WMU at the UN Ocean Conference 2022
13
July
,
2022

AT UNOC 2022, WMU delivered 3 joint side events.

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Event
Day of the Seafarer 2022: Your Voyage
23
June
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry's message for Day of the Seafarer, celebrated annually on 25 June.

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Event
International Day for Women in Maritime
19
May
,
2022

A message from President Doumbia-Henry for the inaugural IMO International Day for Women in Maritime on 18 May 2022.

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Event
WMU Contributes to Safer World International Conference
17
May
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry was a keynote speaker for the session on ‘Learning from the Crisis – Seafarer wellbeing during the pandemic’.

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Event
WMU Delivers Closing-the-Circle Conference in Eastern Caribbean
14
April
,
2022

Identifying Regional Challenges and Opportunities to Address the Issue of Marine Debris, Sargassum and Marine Spatial Planning.

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Event
WMU Hosts Conference to Address Regional Marine Debris in the Eastern Caribbean
14
April
,
2022

Identifying Regional Challenges and Opportunities to Address the Issue of Marine Debris, Sargassum and Marine Spatial Planning.

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Event
WMU Contributes to MARLOG11
14
April
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry delivered a keynote address at the 11th International Maritime Transport and Logistics Conference (MARLOG11.)

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Event
International Women’s Day 2022
14
April
,
2022

March 8 is annually recognized as International Women's Day (IWD).

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Event
Second IUU Fishing CAPFISH Workshop Delivered by WMU
14
April
,
2022

WMU hosted the 2nd workshop on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing as part of the CAPFISH research project.

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Feature
Global Shipowners and Seafarers’ Unions Agree on Minimum Wage for Seafarers
8
June
,
2022

A message from President Doumbia-Henry regarding the agreement on a three year global minimum wage for the world’s seafarers.

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Feature
Record Enrolment in Dalian MSc Programme
31
May
,
2022

The MSEM Class of 2023 sets a new record for enrolment in the programme with a a total of 52 students who are all from China.

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Feature
MLC Reaches 101 Ratifications
14
April
,
2022

A message from President Doumbia-Henry regarding the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 reaching 101 ratifications.

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Feature
WMU and the International Day of Women and Girls in Science
4
May
,
2022

WMU is committed to the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, and in particular, Goal 4 (education) and Goal 5 (gender equality).

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Feature
WMU is Authorized to Issue Degrees by the Government of Sweden
14
April
,
2022

On 13 January 2022, the Government of Sweden issued a press release confirming that WMU’s degrees are now accredited by the Swedish authorities.

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Feature
United Nations Continues to Recognize WMU’s Important Role as a Centre of Excellence
14
April
,
2022

The United Nations General Assembly continued for the twelfth consecutive year to recognize the importance of WMU.

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Feature
WMU Contributes to Information Session on UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport 2021
14
April
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry participated as a panel expert for the Information Session on the UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport 2021.

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Feature
WMU Supports Capacity Building to Address GHG Measures
14
April
,
2022

WMU is advancing research & education in support of building worldwide for sustainable energy technologies in the maritime sector.

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Feature
President Doumbia-Henry Selected for Lloyd’s List Top 100
12
September
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry has been selected for the 2021 Lloyd’s List Top 100 annual ranking of the most influential people in shipping.

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Feature
Advancing Gender Equality in the Maritime and Ocean Professions
14
April
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry was a keynote speaker for Women in Leadership in Marine Technology, Engineering and Science for the Marine Technology Section

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Feature
Protecting Women as Workers in the Maritime Environment and the MLC, 2006
14
April
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry was a keynote speaker for the Dialogue on Gender Integration and Maritime Security Workshop.

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Feature
WMU Contributes to Empowering Women in the Maritime Sector - Colombia
14
April
,
2022

Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry was the keynote speaker for Colombia’s virtual conference on Empowering Women in the Maritime Sector.

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Feature
Ratification of ILO Conventions: the MLC, 2006 and SID 2003
14
April
,
2022

A message from WMU President, Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, regarding ratification of ILO Conventions: the MLC, 2006 and SID 2003.

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Feature
WMU and President Doumbia-Henry Featured by The Maritime Executive
14
April
,
2022

The July/August 2021 issue of The Maritime Executive features an introduction to WMU and an interview with President Doumbia-Henry.

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Feature
WMU Alumni Contribute to Ghana’s National Integrated Maritime Strategy Implementation Plan
14
April
,
2022

WMU alumni are supporting an implementation plan that will give full effect to Ghana's national integrated maritime strategy.

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Feature
Loss & Damage from Climate Change: A Maturing Concept in Climate Law?
14
April
,
2022

An article by Professor Meinhard Doelle, Canadian Chair, and Head of Ocean Sustainability, Governance & Management, WMU

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Feature
Government of Sweden proposes IMO be permitted to award degrees through WMU
14
April
,
2022

The Government of Sweden proposes that the International Maritime Organization be permitted to award degrees through the World Maritime University

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Feature
An Urgent Call for Seafarers’ Vaccination Against COVID-19
14
April
,
2022

The President of WMU joins the IMO Secretary-General in calling for Governments to ensure COVID-19 vaccination for seafarers

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Feature
WMU Alumnus Receives RINA Ian Telfer Prize
14
April
,
2022

WMU Alumnus, Eko Maja Priyanto awarded RINA Ian Telfer Prize for the best published paper on energy and environment related issues by author under 35.

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Feature
WMU WELCOMES THE “GLOBAL PRICING SCHEME” INITIATIVE LED BY THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY
14
April
,
2022

In order to achieve the ambitious targets of the IMO GHG strategy, shipping bodies have proposed a global carbon pricing scheme.

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Research
WMU Promotes Well-being to Lessen Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic
22
September
,
2022

Nordplus aims to contribute to diminishing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the workplaces.

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Research
Maritime Decarbonization Seminar Hosted at WMU
2
September
,
2022

WMU hosted an international seminar on the role of green technologies and capacity building in maritime decarbonization.

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Research
WMU Research Referenced in USA National Drug Control Strategy
16
May
,
2022

WMU “Enhancing Maritime Security in Mexico: Privatization, Militarization, or a combination of both?” referenced in USA National Drug Control Strategy

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Research
WMU Hosts Workshop on Ammonia and Hydrogen as Maritime Fuels
28
April
,
2022

Nordic Maritime Transport and Energy Research Programme - Ammonia and Hydrogen as Maritime Fuels Workshop

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Research
BUGWRIGHT2 Senior Advisory Group Meeting
25
April
,
2022

Overcoming Regulatory Barriers For Service Robotics in an Ocean Industry Context

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Research
WMU/ITF Transport 2040 Phase II Stakeholder Workshop
25
April
,
2022

Building the Road Map to Future Shipping Technologies Workshops for Phase II were delivered online to stakeholders.

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Research
​​Decarbonizing Long Distance Shipping - CHEK Project Video Released
14
April
,
2022

An animated educational video explaining the aims and expected outcomes of the EU Horizon 2020 research project CHEK.

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Research
WMU/ITF Transport 2040 Phase II Workshop
14
April
,
2022

On 15 February, the 2nd workshop for Transport 2040 Phase II was conducted through a series of interactive and creative sessions.

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Research
Enhancing Safety and Energy Efficiency of Domestic Passenger Ships in the Philippines
4
May
,
2022

WMU is partnering to enhance the safety and energy efficiency of domestic ferry operations in the Philippines as part of a year-long project.

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Research
MarTID 2021 Report Released
14
April
,
2022

The 2021 Training Practices Report presenting the results from the third MarTID survey is now available on the MarTID website.

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Research
DFO-WMU Empowering Women Programme Endorsed as an Ocean Decade Action by IOC-UNESCO
14
April
,
2022

WMU's Empowering Women for the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development endorsed as a Decade Action by IOC-UNESCO

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Research
WMU Literature Review on Comprehensive Impact Assessment of the Short-term Measure as part of IMO’s MEPC76
14
April
,
2022

WMU completed a literature review on the comprehensive impact assessment of the short-term measures approved by IMO MEPC75.

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Research
WMU and CHEK Consortium Partners Initiate Project on Decarbonizing Long Distance Shipping
14
April
,
2022

Kick-off meeting for Horizon 2020 research project, CHEK - deCarbonizing sHipping by Enabling Key technology symbiosis on real vessel concept designs

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Research
WMU Contributes to Second World Ocean Assessment
14
April
,
2022

Dr Aleke Stöfen-O´Brien, WMU Associate Research Officer, played an important role in delivering information on marine debris and dumping.

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Research
WMU Culture of Adjustment Report Furthers Discussions on Seafarer Work Hours Compliance
14
April
,
2022

Finding of the WMU Culture of Adjustment Report were the focus of a Nautilus International Webinar on 5 March 2021.

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Research
UK Parliament Refers to WMU Report Regarding Seafarers’ Hours of Work and Rest
14
April
,
2022

UK Parliament EDM 1481 on Seafarers’ Hours of Work and Rest directly refers to the WMU Culture of Adjustment research report.

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Research
WMU President Calls for Input to MarTID 2021 Global Survey
14
April
,
2022

The 2021 Maritime Training Insights Database (MarTID) global survey is now available.

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Research
Land to Ocean Leadership: Indonesian Ambassador Commends World Maritime University
14
April
,
2022

Annual Seminar: Land-to-Ocean Leadership Research & Capacity-Building Programme reviewed the interactions between Science, Society & Ocean Governance

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Research
WMU Partners on Decarbonizing Long Distance Shipping Research
14
April
,
2022

WMU is is partnering on the H2020 research project CHEK - deCarbonizing sHipping by Enabling Key technology symbiosis on real vessel concept designs

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Seminar
Maritime Policy Workshop Delivered for IMLI
14
April
,
2022

The sixth annual seminar focused on National Maritime Transport Policy was facilitated by WMU for the IMO International Maritime Law Institute.

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Seminar
WMU Delivers Seminal Anti-corruption Training Focused on the Maritime Sector
14
April
,
2022

For the 7th consecutive year, WMU provided its Malmö-based Masters students with training on combating corruption in the maritime sector.

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Seminar
Open Seminar - Can a Regulation be Assessed Against Performance in Shipping
14
April
,
2022

WMU hosted an open seminar featuring prominent guest speakers on the role that industry good practice(s) can play.

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Seminar
EPDC Delivered on Seafarer Health and Wellbeing - GEFO
14
April
,
2022

WMU delivered an EPDC on Seafarer Health and Well-being to Gesellschaft für Oeltransporte mbH (GEFO).

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Seminar
Maritime Policy Workshop Delivered for IMLI
14
April
,
2022

Maritime Policy Workshop Delivered for IMLI by the World Maritime University, November 2020.

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Seminar
4th KMI-WMU Seminar: Container Shipping Business and Maritime 4.0 Policy & Strategy
14
April
,
2022

The 4th KMI-WMU Seminar took place 12 and 13 November on the topic of Container Shipping Business and Maritime 4.0 Policy and Strategy.

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Seminar
Pushing the Agenda of Maritime Corruption Awareness Education and Training
14
April
,
2022

WMU delivered its landmark Maritime Business Integrity and Corruption Awareness (CORA) Seminar for the sixth consecutive year.

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Seminar
SSRS and SMA Deliver Maritime Safety Programme for WMU
14
April
,
2022

SSRS and SMA provided a maritime safety programme for WMU students.

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Seminar
Seafarers’ Rights Protections Lecture
14
April
,
2022

WMU President lecture on "Global Governance During Pandemic: Implications of Force Majeure and National Emergency for Worker Rights Protections."

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Seminar
WMU's Response to a Sustainable Planet
14
April
,
2022

WMU's Response to a Sustainable Planet - a special lecture on 22 and 23 June 2020.

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Seminar
National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered in Madagascar
14
April
,
2022

Madagascar is the latest country to benefit from the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) work promoting good maritime governance to support

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Seminar
Anti-corruption Training Delivered for 4th Consecutive Year at WMU
14
April
,
2022

For the 4th consecutive year, the World Maritime University (WMU) delivered its seminal Maritime Business Integrity and Corruption Awareness (CORA)

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Seminar
Future Maritime Leaders Learn Policy
14
April
,
2022

As part of IMO's on-going work to support the future leaders of the maritime world, the World Maritime University (WMU) MSc in Maritime Affairs

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Seminar
WMU Welcomes Lord Justice Hamblen
14
April
,
2022

On 27 May, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed to WMU the Rt Hon Sir Nicholas Hamblen QC, PC, Lord Justice of Appeal for the United Kingdom. WMU

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Seminar
WMU Expands Connection with Italian Stakeholders through IMSSEA Workshop
14
April
,
2022

On 7 March, the International Maritime Safety Security Academy (IMSSEA) hosted a clustering workshop entitled “Maritime training and research

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Student Life
Tenth Annual WMU Moot Court
14
April
,
2022

Tenth annual WMU Moot Court competition focuses on fisheries and underwater cultural heritage.

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Student Life
World Oceans Day 2019
14
April
,
2022

In recognition of World Oceans Day, which falls on 8 June, President Doumbia-Henry provided a video message for the World Oceans Day celebrations

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Visit
WMU Welcomes Danish Shipping Director General & CEO
14
April
,
2022

WMU welcomed Ms Anne H. Steffensen, Danish Shipping Director General and CEO, for a courtesy visit.

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Visit
Ambassador of Pakistan to Sweden Visits WMU
14
April
,
2022

WMU welcomed H.E. Zahoor Ahmed, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the Kingdom of Sweden for a courtesy visit.

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Visit
Orients Fond Fellowship Donors Visit WMU
14
April
,
2022

WMU welcomed representatives of the Orients Fond to meet with President Doumbia-Henry & the five students funded by Orients Fond.

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Visit
Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Sweden Visits WMU
14
April
,
2022

WMU welcomed H.E. Enass Alshahwan, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Kingdom of Sweden.

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Visit
AMBASSADOR OF PANAMA TO SWEDEN VISITS WMU
14
April
,
2022

WMU welcomed H.E. Mr. Andrés Gregorio Núñez Sánchez, Ambassador and Consul General of Panama to the Kingdom of Sweden.

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Visit
WMU Welcomes Canadian Ferry Association
14
April
,
2022

WMU welcomed Mr Serge Buy, CEO of the Canadian Ferry Association (CFA), to WMU on 13 March. CFA is a member-based organization representing Canadian

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Visit
Visit by Wallenius Marine
14
April
,
2022

WMU was delighted to welcome a delegation of twelve from Wallenius Marine on 21 January 2019. Wallenius Marine, whose vision is “Leading the way

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Visit
WMU Welcomes United States Coast Guard Commandant
14
April
,
2022

Admiral Karl Schultz, Commandant

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Visit
Malmö Latin High School Visits WMU
14
April
,
2022

The World Maritime University (WMU) had the pleasure of welcoming 60 students from Malmö Latin School, an upper secondary school in Malmö, to

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Visit
Official Visit of the Minister of Transport of Malaysia
14
April
,
2022

On 28 June, WMU welcomed His Excellency Mr. Loke Siew Fook, Minister of Transport of Malaysia and officials from the Ministry. The purpose of the

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Visit
WMU Welcomes President of the Genoa Court
14
April
,
2022

On 17 June, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed to WMU the Hon Sir Judge Enrico Silvestro Ravera, President of the Genoa Court and Lawyer, Professor

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Visit
President Doumbia-Henry Visits EMSA
14
April
,
2022

On 1 March, President Doumbia-Henry was welcomed to the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) by Ms Maja Markovčić Kostelac, Executive Director of

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Webinar
WEBINAR - Safety Learning Culture for Shipping
20
April
,
2022

WMU hosted a webinar that introduced the White Paper “Towards a Safety Learning Culture for the Shipping Industry”.

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Webinar
Sustainable Shipyards Webinar
14
April
,
2022

Applying a Trans-disciplinary Shipyard Energy Management Framework: A Strategic Analysis from Concept to Case Study

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Webinar
WEBINAR - Marine Litter in the Eastern Caribbean
14
April
,
2022

"No Space for Rubbish: Research Approaches to Reduce Pressures of Marine Litter in the Eastern Caribbean Region."

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Webinar
WEBINAR - EU Horizon 2020 BUGWRIGHT2: Overcoming Regulatory Barriers for Service Robotics in an Ocean Industry Context
14
April
,
2022

As part of the IMO Ocean Group Webinar Series, the WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute presented about the EU H2020 BUGWRIGHT2 project.

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Webinar
In Honour of World Maritime Day - The World of the Seafarer Webinar
14
April
,
2022

In honour of World Maritime Day 2021, WMU hosted an alumni webinar focused on the new book, “The World of the Seafarer".

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Webinar
The “Ever Given” - A Legal Status Update Webinar
14
April
,
2022

The WMU Webinar provided a legal status update and objective overview of the proceedings that unfolded in the aftermath of the “Ever Given” incident.

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Webinar
WMU Moderates “Maritime Lebanon: Safety and Security of Shipping” Webinar
14
April
,
2022

WMU engineered and moderated the second “Maritime Lebanon” webinar under the theme “Safety and Security of Shipping.” 

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Webinar
WEBINAR: The People We Need for the Ocean We Want
4
May
,
2022

Public webinar raises awareness of the need for gender mainstreaming and the empowerment of women scientists across all actions under the Ocean Decade

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Webinar
Digital Innovation for Smart Shipping Webinar
14
April
,
2022

The webinar presented on-going digital innovation efforts within smart shipping and automation.

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Webinar
WMU Provides High-level Expertise in Delivery of “Maritime Lebanon” Webinar for ICMPD
14
April
,
2022

WMU contributed to the “Maritime Lebanon” webinar organized by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD).

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Webinar
Ocean and Climate Challenges: Seeking Sustainable Solutions - Webinar
14
April
,
2022

Webinar and special book launch of Frontiers in International Environmental Law: Oceans and Climate Challenges - Essays in Honour of David Freestone

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Webinar
Women in Leadership: Paths Through Education - Webinar
14
April
,
2022

The WMU International Women's Day 2021 webinar focused on Women in Leadership: Paths Through Education

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Webinar
Decarbonization of International Shipping Webinar
14
April
,
2022

WMU Alumni Webinar - Decarbonization of International Shipping - Global and Regional Perspectives on Achieving Reduction Targets.

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Webinar
WMU Contributes to WOMESA Webinar on Gender-based Violence and the Effects of COVID-19 on the Maritime Sector
14
April
,
2022

WOMESA hosted a webinar focused on the impact of gender based violence on women and the effects of the 2nd wave of Covid-19 in the maritime sector.

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Webinar
Understanding the Effects of COVID-19 on Seafarers - WMU Webinar
4
May
,
2022

WMU Webinar - Understanding the Effects of COVID-19 on Seafarers took place on 26 November.

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Webinar
WMU Contributes to IOI Blue Economy in the New Normal Webinar
14
April
,
2022

Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, was the opening speaker for the IOI Blue Economy Challenges and Opportunities webinar on 27 November 2020.

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Webinar
WMU Delivers Webinar on Covid-19 and Labour: Revisiting the MLC, 2006
14
April
,
2022

The WMU Alumni Webinar Series continued on 29 September with the subject of Covid-19 and Labour: Revisiting the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006.

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Webinar
International Maritime Law Webinar
14
April
,
2022

The second of three in situ seminars for the International Maritime Law Postgraduate Diploma Programme was recently delivered in a two-day webinar.

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Webinar
COVID-19 and Shipping: Maritime Law and Policy Highlights - WMU Webinar
14
April
,
2022

WMU webinar addressing the primary impact the pandemic has had on maritime safety and security, and disruptions in the global supply chain.

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Visiting Lecturer
IMO Expert Lectures on London Protocol & London Convention
6
May
,
2022

Guest Lecturer: Mr Andrew Birchenough, Technical Officer, Office for London Convention/Protocol & Ocean Affairs, Marine Environment Division

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Visiting Lecturer
Experts Lecture on Marine Plastic Pollution
14
April
,
2022

Experts from IMO, FAO and the government of Costa Rica lectured about the GloLitter Partnerships project and its implementation in Costa Rica.

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Visiting Lecturer
IMO Expert Lectures on Maritime Single Window and FAL
14
April
,
2022

Mr Julian Abril Garcia, Head of the Facilitation Section, Maritime Safety Division at IMO delivered a lecture on Maritime Single Window and FAL.

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Visiting Lecturer
IMO Expert Lectures on Air Pollution and GHG Emissions
14
April
,
2022

MEM students had the opportunity to interact with Dr John Calleya, from the IMO's Subdivision for Protective Measures, Marine Environment Division

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Visiting Lecturer
IMO Visiting Lecturers on Member State and Maritime Administration Obligations
14
April
,
2022

Four IMO experts provided lectures on marine casualty investigation, IMO Goal-based standards, and the IMO Member State Audit Scheme.

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Visiting Lecturer
IMO Director of Legal Affairs Lectures on Obligations of Maritime Administrations
14
April
,
2022

Frederick Kenney, Director of the IMO Legal Affairs and External Relations Division, delivered an onlin

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Visiting Lecturer
Prominent Speakers Lecture on the IMO System for Maritime Governance
14
April
,
2022

Guest Lecturers Fred Kenney, IMO Director of Legal Affairs & External Relations and Fernanda Millicay, Minister at the Argentine Embassy in the UK.

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Visiting Lecturer
IMO Visiting Lecturer on STCW Convention
14
April
,
2022

Visting Lecturer Mr Jongchul Park, WMU alumnus and Technical Officer for the Maritime Training and Human Element Section of IMO.

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