Archive for the ‘WISTA – Women in Shipping’ Category

Dirties, Capes and turmoil rule the day

Dirties, Capes and turmoil rule the day
John Faraclas Dirties, Capes and turmoil rule the day The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) Was down two points at 726 but gained 15 points since last Friday- 5th of April, 15 (from 711). The Geopolitical turmoil continues on all fronts. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: With the “exception” of the...
April 12th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA-Argentina new board

WISTA-Argentina new board
WISTA-Argentina’s new board WISTA-Argentina new board Following the recent elections, the new board of WISTA Argentina has as follows: President: Mrs Dafne Anghelidis, owner of Agencia Maritima Intercontinental, Vice-president: Mrs. Maria Belen Espineira, owner of ITL Legal Consultant Law Firm, Secretary:...
April 12th, 2019 | Associations, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi
Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi 11th April 2019 London.UK. Attending the 2019 Empowering Women in the Maritime Community conference at the World Maritime University in Malmo, Sweden, Human Rights at Sea legal researcher, Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi, submitted...
April 11th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclaseopolitics The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained nine points earlier on amid a very perplexed geopolitical environment given the EU’s important decision to grant an extension to UK on BREXIT and a bankrupt World. John Faraclas’ brief  recap: Since...
April 10th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women in Ports Mentoring Program launched by IAPH Women’s Forum

Women in Ports Mentoring Program launched by IAPH Women’s Forum
Operator at work at the Manzanillo International Terminal in Panama Women in Ports Mentoring Program launched by IAPH Women’s Forum IAPH Women’s Forum set to deploy online system to connect women port professionals with both female and male senior mentors Antwerp, 4 April 2019 The board of the...
April 4th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, News, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

IMO Events: Women, ports and facilitation (10 April); Making cross border trade simpler (11 April)

IMO Events: Women, ports and facilitation (10 April); Making cross border trade simpler (11 April)
Two key events are being held during the Facilitation Committee’s 43rd session (FAL 43, 8-12 April 2019) – and both are being livestreamed. http://www.imo.org/en/About/Events/Pages/portsandfacilitationevents2019.aspx Women, ports and facilitation (10 April) ​This special event on “Women,...
March 21st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning

Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning
The Lifebuoy of my life – readily prepared by that She… Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning You all know that I owe everything in shipping to women; they all acted and continue to act as a lifebuoy every single day of my life. All women in my life played...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, HR, Insight, Special Surveys, Story of the Month, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WOC Supports the WISTA International Launch of its Pledge for Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry

WOC Supports the WISTA International Launch of its Pledge for Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry
WOC Board Member and COO and WISTA France Treasurer Christine Valentin WOC Supports the WISTA International Launch of its Pledge for Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry “Empowering women is one of the keys to a sustainable development and successful financial performance for the ocean business...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

International Women’s Day – IMO women in maritime profiles launch

International Women’s Day – IMO women in maritime profiles launch
Today, IMO launches a video trailer for a forthcoming film which will showcase success stories of how IMO’s Women in Maritime programme has benefited women in ports, on the shoreside and on ships. A series of profiles of individual women also launches today, helping to inspire the next generation. Think...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Comment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

European Maritime Employers mark Women’s Day 2019 by renewing their commitment to working for Women in Shipping

European Maritime Employers mark Women’s Day 2019  by renewing their commitment to working for Women in Shipping
Martin Dorsman European Maritime Employers mark Women’s Day 2019 by renewing their commitment to working for Women in Shipping European shipowners are marking International Women’s Day 2019. This is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women....
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Nearly one third of port professionals active in ESPO are women

Nearly one third of port professionals active in ESPO are women
Eamonn O’Reilly Nearly one third of port professionals active in ESPO are women 08 March 2019 Over the past year, ESPO has been monitoring the gender balance through the effective attendance of port professionals to the different meetings of the organisation. The outcome of this monitoring reveals...
March 8th, 2019 | Associations, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Maritime UK makes a splash on International Women’s Day

Maritime UK makes a splash on International Women’s Day
Harry TheochariChair of Maritime UK Maritime UK makes a splash on International Women’s Day by launching two brand new initiatives aimed at boosting gender diversity within the maritime sector  •    Maritime UK’s Women in Maritime Taskforce will meet in Belfast today to launch two new initiatives...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

New funding to support Women into Maritime Careers

New funding to support Women into Maritime Careers
Nusrat Ghani MP, Maritime Minister  More young women will be encouraged to embark on a career at sea thanks to new funding announced on International Women’s Day (Friday 8 March) by Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani.  Educational charity, the 1851 Trust, has been given £100,000 by the Department for...
March 8th, 2019 | Jobs, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer

V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Alison Henriksen V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer Alison Henriksen appointed chief financial officer and board member at V.Group London, 7 March 2019 – V.Group, the leading global marine support services provider, today announced the appointment of Alison Henriksen to the position...
March 7th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Celebrating women in maritime search and rescue

Celebrating women in maritime search and rescue
Theresa Crossley, CEO IMRF Celebrating women in maritime search and rescue Women are helping to save lives at sea every day all around the world “There are women in lifeboat crews, women leading national and international search and rescue organisations and women developing innovative technologies...
March 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Health and Safety, News, People and Places, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Celebrating Diversity in Maritime

Celebrating Diversity in Maritime
Celebrate (more) women in your life!! March 8th is International Women’s Day, and the maritime industry is embracing the recognition of women’s contributions and value with a vengeance!  Not only has the IMO made “Empowering Women” their 2019 World Maritime Day theme (complete with a logo...
March 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International announces inclusion pledge

WISTA International announces inclusion pledge
WISTA-International president Despina Panayiotou-Theodosiou WISTA International Promotes Pledge For Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry “Women Move The World” March 6, 2019 -The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) is proud to launch its inclusion...
March 6th, 2019 | HR, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Chile joins WISTA-International

Chile joins WISTA-International
Despina Panayiotou – Theodosiou, WISTA International president and Tototheo Maritime Co CEO CHILE JOINS WISTA INTERNATIONAL The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International continues to grow worldwide, welcoming Chile to the global network of executive women...
February 20th, 2019 | Charity, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA Cyprus hosts CrewingCyprus 2019 Forum

WISTA Cyprus hosts CrewingCyprus 2019 Forum
WISTA Cyprus hosts CrewingCyprus 2019 Forum WISTA Cyprus announces their 3rd annual shipping forum. The forum’s theme for 2019 is “CrewingCyprus 2019” and it will be held on 20th of March, 2019, at Columbia Plaza in Limassol, offering free admission to all participants. CrewingCyprus 2019, will...
February 17th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

AllAboutShipping’s top 100 individuals for 2018

AllAboutShipping’s top 100 individuals for 2018
Simos P.  Palios The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk  top 100 Shipping and shipping related individuals for 2018 Following a special survey conducted by AllAboutShipping’s team we are pleased to offer you a comprehensive list including as much as possible  all of Shipping’ s professions… Running...
February 17th, 2019 | Awards, HR, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

IMO’s gender programme: new logo to increase visibility for women in maritime

IMO’s gender programme: new logo to increase visibility for women in maritime
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has launched a new logo for its Women in Maritime programme, as part of its mission to support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. Programme lead Helen Buni said: “The IMO Women...
February 8th, 2019 | IMO, Organisations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Fixing the Flawed Approach to Diversity

Fixing the Flawed Approach to Diversity
. Fixing the Flawed Approach to Diversity  Company leaders must acknowledge their blind spots, respond to the needs of diverse groups, and focus on the measures that really work.  CLICK TO READ MORE FURTHER READING Two...
January 20th, 2019 | HR, Jobs, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Crowley Promotes Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart to Vice Presidents, People Services

Crowley Promotes Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart to Vice Presidents, People Services
l to r: Crowley’s Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; January 17, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today the promotion of Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart to the positions of vice president of People Services. While each has different areas of focus, both will ultimately...
January 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Ongoing partnership to empower port women

Ongoing partnership to empower port women
.. More women are joining the maritime ranks in many aspect of the industry. To encourage this trend, IMO is supporting a training course aimed at female officials from maritime and port authorities entitled. Twenty-seven women from 18 developing countries* are taking part in the two-week “Women...
November 22nd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Diversity – does it matter in shipping?

Diversity – does it matter in shipping?
Professor Averil Macdonald OBE Diversity – does it matter in shipping? by  Professor Averil Macdonald OBE, DSc, D.Univ, FInstP, FRSA. Emeritus Professor University of Reading, Senior Warden Worshipful Company of Fuellers. Organisations of all sizes across every industry sector are scrutinising their...
November 21st, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Comment, Communication, Featured, HR, Insight, Jobs, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More