WMU Global Ocean Conference Focuses on Building Transformative Partnerships for Ocean Sustainability


Published: May 10 2018 - 9:09pm
From 8 to 9 May, the WMU Global Ocean Conference brought together over 240 participants from more than 50 countries.

Go LNG Training Advances Sustainable Shipping


Published: Apr 30 2018 - 12:28pm
Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) training, offered by the Baltic Sea Region (BSR) Competence Centre through the GoLNG project, took place at the World Maritime University (WMU) in Malmö, Sweden, on 25 and 26 April 2018 with 65 participants from Sweden, Denmark, Lithuania, Poland and Turkey.

WMU Registers Commitment to SDG 14 at UN Ocean Conference


Published: Jun 12 2017 - 5:20pm
President Doumbia-Henry, COO Nikolaus Schultze, and Professors Larry Hildebrand and Ronan Long participated at the high-level United Nations Ocean Conference at UN headquarters in New York from 5 to 9 June to support the implementation of

WMU Regional Alumni Conference for the Americas


Published: Apr 28 2017 - 4:41pm
The WMU Regional Alumni Conference for the Americas will take place in the City of Lima, Peru from 23 to 25 October 2017 in partnership with the Dirección General de Capitanías y Guardacostas (DICAPI).

President Doumbia-Henry Receives Best Malmö Ambassador Award


Published: Feb 15 2017 - 9:48am
On 13 February, at the 15th annual Malmö Business Awards, President Doumbia-Henry received the honor of Best Malmö Ambassador.

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 Participates in World Maritime Day Parallel Event – Istanbul, Turkey


Published: Nov 9 2016 - 10:59am
This year’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event was held in Istanbul, Turkey from 4-6 November carrying on the 2016 theme of Shipping: Indispensable to the World.

WMU Adopts Strategic Plan from 2016-2019


Published: Jun 3 2016 - 9:39am
The World Maritime University (WMU) Strategic Plan 2016-2019 has just been adopted by the University’s Board of Governors at its 34th session on 23-24 May. The Plan outlines the strategic directions and objectives of the University.

President Speaks at European Maritime Day


Published: May 20 2016 - 9:28am
On 19 May, President Doumbia-Henry spoke at European Maritime Day in Turku, Finland, on the topic of Improving Ocean Governance.

Expanding Ties in Canada


Published: Jan 21 2016 - 10:04am
From 12-14 January, a WMU delegation led by Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, met with officials in Canada to discuss renewing ties with several agencies and organizations as well as opening new ties. The President was accompanied by Professor Neil Bellefontaine, Vice President Academic and Dr.