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Feature
Grant from Lloyd's Register Foundation Provides £385,000 for Fellowships
27
January
2023

The £385,000 grant will provide two full fellowships per year for the intakes of 2023, 2024 and 2025 to the Malmö MSc programme.

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Research
WMU Hosts NordPlus Project Meeting About Anxiety During a Pandemic
27
January
2023

WMU hosted the 2nd face-to-face meeting of partners for the Nordplus project, “Dealing with anxiety during a pandemic to improve adult well-being”.

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Event
International Day of Education 2023
24
January
2023

The International Day of Education is celebrated annually on 24 January. This year’s theme is "To invest in people, prioritize education".

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Collaboration
WMU Collaborates with IMO on New Marine Casualty Investigation Course
24
January
2023

WMU delivered an IMO-funded pilot programme on Marine Casualty Investigation.

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Research
WMU Delegation Visits Philippines in Conjunction with Domestic Ferry Safety and Energy Efficiency Study
15
December
2022

The year-long project is funded by the World Bank Group (WBG), the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the International Maritime Organization

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Event
WMU Contributes to Gender Equality Focus at Maritime SheEO Conference
12
December
2022

President Doumbia-Henry delivered the keynote address on Women in Leadership: Paths Through Education for the Maritime SheEO conference.

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Research
WMU Delivers Special Session on Sargassum at the 75th GCFI Conference
9
December
2022

WMU's Closing the Circle Programme delivered a special session on sargassum at the 75th Conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute

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Feature
President Reports to IMO Council 2022
8
December
2022

President Doumbia-Henry addressed the 128th session of IMO council to report on the activities of the University.

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Collaboration
Grant from Danish Shipping Provides 9.82 Million DKK for Fellowships
7
December
2022

Funding from Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S // D/S Orients Fond will provide seven full fellowships per year from 2023-2025 Malmö MSc.

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Feature
President Doumbia-Henry Selected Once Again for Lloyd's List Top 100
5
December
2022

President Doumbia-Henry has been selected for the 2022 Lloyd’s List Top 100 annual ranking of the most influential people in shipping.

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Collaboration
Strengthening Collaboration in Nigeria
24
November
2022

A WMU delegation visited key maritime institutions in Nigeria.

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Research
WMU Hosts Workshop Focused on Alternative Fuels and EU Ports
24
November
2022

WMU hosted the hybrid workshop, co-organized by the ENGIMMONIA and SEANERGY projects.

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Collaboration
National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered in Suriname
22
November
2022

WMU and IMO partnered on delivering an introduction to NMTP workshop for participants from the public and private sector.

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Feature
President Doumbia-Henry Receives Honorary LLD from UWI
18
November
2022

Dr Doumbia-Henry was recognized by UWI for making her mark as a woman expert in international law, trade and Maritime labour standards.

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Research
WeCAPS Workshop Delivered in Nigeria for Enhancing Port Security and Disaster Management
15
November
2022

The workshop was the fourth in a series that will be conducted by WMU as the culmination of the three-year WeCAPS project.

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Research
Third IUU Fishing CAPFISH Workshop Delivered by WMU
14
November
2022

WMU hosted the 3rd workshop on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing as part of the CAPFISH research project.

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Feature
WMU Welcomes Entry into Force of Rules on Ship Carbon Intensity and Rating System
8
November
2022

A message from Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President

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Research
Breaking the Stigma on Mental Health in the Maritime Industry
3
November
2022

The second edition of the WMU training course entitled “Introduction to mental health and wellbeing: WaW – We are Well”.

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Event
WMU Graduation Ceremony 2022
2
November
2022

Overall, the graduating class includes 276 graduates from 70 countries, and sets a record of 94 women graduates.

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Collaboration
WMU Collaborates with IMO on New Marine Casualty Investigation Course
27
January
,
2023

WMU delivered an IMO-funded pilot programme on Marine Casualty Investigation.

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Collaboration
Grant from Danish Shipping Provides 9.82 Million DKK for Fellowships
2
January
,
2023

Funding from Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S // D/S Orients Fond will provide seven full fellowships per year from 2023-2025 Malmö MSc.

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Collaboration
Strengthening Collaboration in Nigeria
24
November
,
2022

A WMU delegation visited key maritime institutions in Nigeria.

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Collaboration
National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered in Suriname
22
November
,
2022

WMU and IMO partnered on delivering an introduction to NMTP workshop for participants from the public and private sector.

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Collaboration
WMU Hosts UN Day Workshop for Malmö Latinskola
28
October
,
2022

Over 30 students participated in the UN Day creative activity as Youth Ambassadors for the Ocean and Coastal Communities.

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Collaboration
Annual Seminar for Port Security Officers
13
October
,
2022

In cooperation with Nordic Crisis Management, WMU co-organized their annual seminar for port security officers.

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Collaboration
GEFO Returns for Seafarer Health and Wellbeing Education
3
October
,
2022

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

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Collaboration
National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered in Brazil
3
October
,
2022

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

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Collaboration
WMU Delegation Visits Ghana in Furtherance of WeCAPS Project
3
October
,
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
16
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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Collaboration
WMU Team Visits Nigeria in Connection with WeCAPS Project
12
May
,
2022

WMU faculty visited Nigeria to gain valuable insight and understanding of the current status of ISPS Code compliance and disaster management response.

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Collaboration
WMU Partners in Developing IMO E-Learning Portfolio
14
April
,
2022

WMU Partner with IMO on open access e-learning courses to support increasing the capacity of member States to effectively implement IMO instruments.

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Collaboration
National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop Delivered for Cameroon
14
April
,
2022

WMU and IMO partnered on delivering an NMTP workshop for officials in Cameroon.

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Collaboration
NSB Supports Research for WMU Masters Students
14
April
,
2022

A student competition identified outstanding students to be offered close cooperation with, and an internship at NSB, in writing their dissertation.

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Collaboration
MoA Signed with NIMASA, Nigeria
14
April
,
2022

WMU and NIMASA will collaborate to advance the maritime interest of Nigeria as well as address the changing needs of the country’s maritime industry.

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Collaboration
MoU Renewed with Dirección General de Capitanías y Guardacostas, Peru
14
April
,
2022

WMU and DICAPI signed the renewal of an MoU that has been in place since 2000.

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Collaboration
UN SDG Outreach with Malmö Museum
14
April
,
2022

On the occasion of the 76th United Nations Day, WMU and the Malmö Technology and Maritime Museum jointed hosted an SDGs dialogue.

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Collaboration
Sponsorship Agreement Inked Among Grimaldi Foundation and WMU
14
April
,
2022

WMU and the Grimaldi Foundation signed an MoA that includes provision for two annual fellowships for well-qualified applicants from emerging countries

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Collaboration
Working Towards Maritime Strategy Development in Lebanon
14
April
,
2022

WMU carried out the first phase of fieldwork in furthering the Lebanon Maritime Strategy project.

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Event
International Day of Education 2023
24
January
,
2023

The International Day of Education is celebrated annually on 24 January. This year’s theme is "To invest in people, prioritize education".

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Event
WMU Contributes to Gender Equality Focus at Maritime SheEO Conference
12
December
,
2022

President Doumbia-Henry delivered the keynote address on Women in Leadership: Paths Through Education for the Maritime SheEO conference.

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Event
WMU Graduation Ceremony 2022
7
December
,
2022

Overall, the graduating class includes 276 graduates from 70 countries, and sets a record of 94 women graduates.

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Event
United Nations Day 2022
21
October
,
2022

A message from President Doumbia-Henry on the occasion of United Nations Day.

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Event
Dr Yohei Sasakawa Meets with Class of 2022 Sasakawa Fellowship Students
21
October
,
2022

The 31 Sasakawa Fellowship Students in the soon-to-graduate Class of 2022 joined an online meeting with Dr Yohei Sasakawa.

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Event
Protecting the Ocean - Moving Forward at 50: London Convention & Stockholm Declaration
2
February
,
2023

World leading experts on Maritime Law and Law of the Sea contributed to

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Event
WMU Latin American Alumni Association Established
8
November
,
2022

The Latin American Alumni Association (LATAMA) takes a regional instead of a national approach to support effective implementation of IMO instruments.

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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
3
October
,
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
3
October
,
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
2
January
,
2023

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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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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Feature
WMU Contributes to “Dangers at Sea” Exhibit, Malmö
14
April
,
2022

The “Dangers at Sea” exhibit at the Technology and Maritime Museum/Malmö Museum showcases WMU research.

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Feature
IMO Secretary-General Appoints H.E. Aureny Aguirre O. Sunza to WMU Board of Governors
14
April
,
2022

HE Aureny Aguirre O. Sunza has been appointed by the IMO Secretary-General, Mr Kitack Lim, to join the WMU Board of Governors.

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Feature
IMO Secretary-General Appoints Maryanne Adams to WMU Board of Governors
14
April
,
2022

Maryanne Adams, Deputy Commissioner of Maritime Affairs for the Republic of the Marshall Islands, has been appointed to the WMU Board of Governors.

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Feature
President Doumbia-Henry Recognized as Remarkable Woman in the Field of Transport
14
April
,
2022

Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, featured as a Remarkable Women in the field of transport by TUMI.

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Feature
David Kennedy of US Friends of WMU Appointed Chair of US Arctic Research Commission
14
April
,
2022

David Kennedy of US Friends of WMU Appointed Chair of US Arctic Research Commission

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Feature
IMO Secretary-General Appoints HE Geneviève Jean-van Rossum as Member of WMU Board of Governors
14
April
,
2022

HE Geneviève Jean-van Rossum has been appointed to join the WMU Board of Governors.

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Feature
IMO Secretary-General Appoints Jacqueline Smith as Member of WMU Executive Board
14
April
,
2022

Jacqueline Smith, Maritime Coordinator for the ITF, has been appointed by the IMO Secretary-General to join the WMU Executive Board.

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Feature
IMO Secretary-General Appoints Annalisse Sly of Australia as Member of the WMU Board of Governors
14
April
,
2022

Annalisse Sly, Alternate Permanent Representative of Australia to the IMO, appointed to the WMU Board of Governors.

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Feature
United Nations General Assembly Continues to Recognize the Important Role of WMU
14
April
,
2022

United Nations General Assembly recognizes the importance of the World Maritime University during its seventy-fifth session.

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Feature
US Friends of WMU Donation to Benefit Distance Learning
14
April
,
2022

WMU is pleased to announce the donation of 50,000 USD from the United States Friends of WMU.

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Feature
WMU Maritime Energy Management: Making an Impact for a Sustainable Maritime Future
14
April
,
2022

The World Maritime University (WMU) is at the forefront of MEM education and research.

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Feature
WMU President Addresses 70th Session of IMO Technical Cooperation Committee
14
April
,
2022

On 9 December, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry addressed the IMO Technical Cooperation Committee (TCC) 70th session.

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Feature
IMO Welcomes UN Resolution on Keyworker Seafarers
14
April
,
2022

The United Nations General Assembly has called on UN Member States to designate seafarers and other marine personnel as key workers.

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Research
WMU Hosts NordPlus Project Meeting About Anxiety During a Pandemic
1
February
,
2023

WMU hosted the 2nd face-to-face meeting of partners for the Nordplus project, “Dealing with anxiety during a pandemic to improve adult well-being”.

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Research
WMU Delegation Visits Philippines in Conjunction with Domestic Ferry Safety and Energy Efficiency Study
4
January
,
2023

The year-long project is funded by the World Bank Group (WBG), the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the International Maritime Organization

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Research
WMU Delivers Special Session on Sargassum at the 75th GCFI Conference
2
January
,
2023

WMU's Closing the Circle Programme delivered a special session on sargassum at the 75th Conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute

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Research
WMU Hosts Workshop Focused on Alternative Fuels and EU Ports
2
December
,
2022

WMU hosted the hybrid workshop, co-organized by the ENGIMMONIA and SEANERGY projects.

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Research
WeCAPS Workshop Delivered in Nigeria for Enhancing Port Security and Disaster Management
2
January
,
2023

The workshop was the fourth in a series that will be conducted by WMU as the culmination of the three-year WeCAPS project.

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Research
Third IUU Fishing CAPFISH Workshop Delivered by WMU
2
January
,
2023

WMU hosted the 3rd workshop on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing as part of the CAPFISH research project.

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Research
Breaking the Stigma on Mental Health in the Maritime Industry
3
November
,
2022

The second edition of the WMU training course entitled “Introduction to mental health and wellbeing: WaW – We are Well”.

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Research
WMU Contributes to SEANERGY Project
3
November
,
2022

Sustainability EducationAl programme for greeNER fuels and enerGY on ports (SEANERGY).

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Research
First WeCAPS Workshop for Enhancing Port Security and Disaster Management in Ghana
13
October
,
2022

WMU delivered a workshop in Ghana in conjunction with the European Union-funded Western and Central Africa Port Security (WeCAPS) project.

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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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Seminar
Shipping in a Changing World - Friends of WMU Germany Seminar
13
October
,
2022

The second annual Friends of WMU Germany seminar focused on Shipping in a Changing World - How Can We Collaborate in the Future?

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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
3
October
,
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 Director of Legal Affairs Lectures on Maritime Governance
13
October
,
2022

Mr Frederick Kenney delivered a guest lecture as part of the Foundation Studies course on “The IMO System of Maritime Governance”.

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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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