UN SDG 4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

WMU has delivered high level, postgraduate education in maritime affairs since 1983. Today, the University’s mandate has extended to ocean affairs and our postgraduate diploma programmes can be accessed in developing and developed countries across the globe. As a world leader in competence-based maritime and oceans education and training WMU has a demonstrated capacity to provide support under Goal 4, in particular to the following targets:

4.3 By 2030, ensure equal access for all women and men to affordable and quality technical, vocational and tertiary education, including university

4.4 By 2030, substantially increase the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills, for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship

4.7 By 2030, ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainable development, including, among others, through education for sustainable development and sustainable lifestyles, human rights, gender equality, promotion of a culture of peace and non-violence, global citizenship and appreciation of cultural diversity and of culture’s contribution to sustainable development