Offered in partnership with the Dirección General de Capitanías y Guardacostas (DICAPI), the WMU Regional Alumni Conference will take place in the city of Lima, Peru from 23 to 25 October 2017, including an off-site visit.
UN Day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter. With the ratification of this founding document by the majority of its signatories, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, the United Nations officially came into being.
The World Maritime University (WMU) has partnered with Region Skåne, Swedish Ports, Lighthouse Swedish Maritime Competence Centre and the City of Malmö on a cutting-edge event, Ports and Port-Cities - Post 2030, that will take place from 6 to 8 November in Malmö, Sweden.
In 2010, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), designated June 25th as the International Day of the Seafarer as a way to recognize that almost everything that we use in our daily lives has been directly or indirectly affected by sea transport.
The objective of the course is to give a broad overview of the law on maritime boundary delimitations, such as the cardinal principles applicable to the law on maritime boundary delimitation, the principal relevant circumstances, and the role of international court and tribunals in the development of the law on maritime boundary delimitations.
World Maritime Day was first held in 1978 to mark the 20th anniversary of the IMO Convention’s entry into force. Celebrations are held throughout the world to focus attention on the importance of shipping safety, maritime security and the marine environment, and to emphasize a particular aspect of IMO's work.
The International Foundation for the Law of the Sea (IFLOS) was established to promote the opportunities provided by the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) for the peaceful settlement of law of the sea disputes and the further implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea.