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.  

WMU signs MoU with Marine Learning Systems and New Wave Media for global survey


Published: Jun 30 2017 - 10:25am
President of WMU, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, the CEO of Marine Learning Systems, Mr Murray Goldberg, and the Vice-President of New Wave Media, Mr Greg Trauthwein, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 29 June.

WMU and KMOU Sign MoU


Published: Jun 2 2017 - 8:40pm
President of WMU, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, and President of the Korea Maritime and Ocean University (KMOU), Prof. Dr. Han-il PARK, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 31 May. The signing was witnessed by Mr. Kitack Lim, IMO Secretary-General and Chancellor of WMU together with Mr. Juvenal J.M.

Port and Flag State Control and Inspection Regime Background - EPDC Delivered to GEFO


Published: May 12 2017 - 1:20pm
On 8 May, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed participants from Gesellschaft für Oeltransporte mbH (GEFO) for an Executive Professional Development Course (EPDC) on Implementation of Port State Control & Flag State Control and Inspection Regime Background.

Challenges of Unmanned Shipping – Nautical Institute Seminar at WMU


Published: Apr 7 2017 - 1:05pm
On 31 March, the Swedish-Danish (SweDen) Branch of the Nautical Institute (NI) held their spring seminar event and Annual General Meeting at WMU. The seminar, entitled "Challenges of Unmanned Shipping", was co-organized by NI and WMU.

EPDC on Shipping and Ports Delivered to ETF


Published: Apr 5 2017 - 11:58am
WMU delivered an Executive Professional Development Course (EPDC) in Malmö on Shipping and Ports to staff members from the European Transport Workers' Federation (ETF) from 27 to 31 March.

President Speaks at 6th International Maritime Transport and Logistics Conference


Published: Mar 24 2017 - 3:43pm
Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, delivered a keynote address at the 6th International Maritime Transport and Logistics Conference (MARLOG) that was held in Alexandria, Egypt from 19-21 March.

WMU and DNV GL Maritime Academy Partner on New Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Safety and Security


Published: Mar 9 2017 - 10:31am
On 9 March, the World Maritime University (WMU) and DNV GL Maritime Academy launched a new Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Safety and Security (MSS) to help people involved in shipping operations, as well as the associated regulatory framework, develop the vital understanding of all aspects of safety and security required in today’s complex mar

WMU and Iran Sign MoU


Published: Dec 23 2016 - 5:18am
President of WMU, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, Mr. Mohammad Saeednejad, Vice-Minister of Transport and Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization of the Government of Iran and Mr. Mahmud Fotuhi Firoozabad, President of the Sharif University of Technology, signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 28 November.

MoU Signed with Dirección General de Capitanías y Guardacostas del Perú


Published: Dec 12 2016 - 1:08pm
During the 117th session of the Council of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) the President of WMU, Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry and Vice Admiral Victor Emanuel Pomar Calderón, Director of the Dirección General de Capitanías y Guardacostas del Perú (DICAPI), signed the renewal of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Univers