Research and Assessment of International Policies, Measures and Strategies Relating to Abandoned Vessels (PROTRAAV)
The project will entail a comparative study of abandoned vessel management systems including awareness strategies and quantitative analysis of surveys of a number of nations including the member states of the European Union.
Tafsir Matin Johansson joined the WMU as a research intern working with the WMU Maritime Environmental Research Group (MER) in its work on various projects such as Invasive Species and NSBWO, as well as the preparatory works for the Arctic Shipping Conference i.e. 'Shiparc2014'. He simultaneously worked as a research assistant for the 'CSR Maritime' project that pertains to Corporate Social Responsibility and Maritime Governance. During his internship he also lectured at the MLP course.