World Maritime University and UN Environment step up cooperation to achieve Sustainable Development Goals


Published: Mar 23 2017 - 3:13pm
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Mr Erik Solheim, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) and Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of the World Maritime University (WMU) on 22 March.

Nordic Working Group for Global Climate Negotiations Organizes a Workshop at WMU


Published: Dec 16 2016 - 3:45pm
On 13 December, the Nordic Council of Minsters’ Nordic Working Group for Global Climate Negotiations (NOAK) organized a workshop on Nordic Action for a Transformation to Low-carbon Shipping at WMU. Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry welcomed the group noting the importance of low-

WMU-KMI MoU and Seminar on IMO Member State Audit Scheme


Published: Jun 21 2016 - 1:11pm
On 16 June, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the President of WMU, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, and Dr. Sung-Gwi Kim, President of the Korean Maritime Institute (KMI).

WMU Partners on Climate Change Adaptation in the Coastal Zone Seminar


Published: Apr 8 2016 - 4:55pm
From 5-6 April, the first coastal seminar organized by Föreningen Vatten (Swedish Association for Water), a non-profit association for knowledge about water, took place at WMU. The event was a joint effort in cooperation with Föreningen Vatten, Lund University, SEA-U, and WMU.

WMU Commits to UN 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda


Published: Sep 29 2015 - 9:39am
On 25 September, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that includes a bold set of Global Goals.