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.

Fifth MARENDA Training Completed in Limbe, Cameroon


Published: Feb 7 2017 - 9:11am
As a Marine Environment and Data Exchange training project (MARENDA) partner, WMU designed and organized the delivery of a training session that took place at the National Refining Company SONARA in Limbe, Cameroon from 16-25 January.

WMU Contributes to Advancing a Sustainable Shipping Industry through Go LNG Project


Published: Feb 2 2017 - 10:20am
On 26 January, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed the Go LNG project partners to WMU for a strategic partner meeting.

WMU Partners in EU SBOIL Project


Published: Sep 20 2016 - 5:07pm
WMU has partnered with the University of Rostock, the lead partner, and the Maritime University of Szczecin in the South Baltic Oil Spill Response through clean-up with biogenic oil binders (SBOIL) project which

PhD Candidate Seminar in Cooperation with Linnaeus University


Published: May 14 2016 - 3:32pm
On 12 May, WMU hosted a PhD Candidate Seminar jointly organized with Linnaeus University’s Kalmar Maritime Academy (KMA). The purpose of the seminar was to facilitate interaction among PhD candidates in marit

IMO-NORAD Project Awarded to WMU Consortium


Published: Sep 12 2015 - 11:29am
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) project on Safe and Environmentally Sound Ship Recycling in Bangladesh (SENSREC), Work Package 4, Phase I, has been awarded to a WMU led consortium.

IMO Secretary-General Visits MaRiSa Lab at WMU


Published: Aug 26 2015 - 5:10pm
IMO Secretary General and WMU Chancellor, Mr. Koji Sekimizu, visited the Maritime Risk and Safety (MaRiSa) Simulation Laboratory on the opening day of the ShipArc 2015 conference jointly hosted by IMO, the Arctic Council and WMU from 25-27 August.

Ocean Governance Research – a shared interest for the University of Tokyo/the Mitsubishi Research Institute and WMU


Published: Jul 6 2015 - 10:51am
On July 2nd 2015, a group of researchers from the University of Tokyo / Mitsubishi Research Institute visited WMU to discuss the three parties’ shared research interest in Ocean Governance.

SeaTALK Maritime English Symposium & Project


Published: Jun 23 2015 - 1:47pm
From 15-16 June, WMU hosted a 2-day SeaTalk Partners Meeting and on 17 June, a one-day SeaTALK Maritime English Symposium that signalled the conclusion of the European Commission (EC) funded Project.

WMU to Contribute to Review and Updating of Maritime Activity Legal Framework for Mozambique


Published: Jun 8 2015 - 11:54am
WMU Associate Professor, Dr. Aref Fakhry, was recently in Maputo, Mozambique, from 12-15 May. The visit was organised under the framework of preparations for the WMU project "Consultancy Services for the Review and Updating of the Maritime Activity Legal Framework for Mozambique." During the visit, Dr.