Posts Tagged ‘World Maritime Day’

Poland’s World Maritime Day parallel event

Poland’s World Maritime Day parallel event
Following a successful event, the World Maritime Day Parallel Event flag was handed over to Rear Admiral Mario Germán Rodríguez Viera, Maritime General Director, Colombian National Navy. Colombia will host the 2019 Parallel Event. How to create better shipping for a better future was a theme running...
June 18th, 2018 | IMO, Organisations | Read More

World Maritime Day 2018

World Maritime Day 2018
IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim World Maritime Day 2018 – Our heritage: better shipping for a better future A message from IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim This year, IMO celebrates two major anniversaries: 70 years since the IMO Convention was adopted and 60 years since it entered into force. I...
March 5th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, IMO, News, Organisations | Read More

Happy World Maritime Day!

Happy World Maritime Day!
The maritime sector, which includes shipping, ports and the people that operate them, can and should play a significant role helping Member States to create conditions for increased employment, prosperity and stability ashore through promoting trade by sea; enhancing the port and maritime sector as wealth...
September 28th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Environment, Events, HR, IMO, News, Organisations | Read More

IMO – Facilitation matters, Vega database video

IMO – Facilitation matters, Vega database video
The theme for World Maritime Day 2017 “Connecting ships, ports and people”, provides an opportunity to highlight the value of integration in the maritime and logistics sectors. The theme has particular resonance for IMO’s Facilitation Committee, which is meeting (4-7 April) at IMO Headquarters....
April 4th, 2017 | IMO, Logistics | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón meets Carleen Lyden-Kluss at IMO’s World Maritime Day

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón meets Carleen Lyden-Kluss at IMO’s World Maritime Day
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón with Ms. Carleen Lyden-Kluss Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” for Spain, held a meeting with Ms. Carleen Lyden-Kluss, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” for the United States (USA) during the celebration of World Maritime Day in London (UK) Ms. Carleen...
February 21st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Communication, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

2016 World Maritime Day at the IMO

2016 World Maritime Day at the IMO
The panel with Karine Langlois, Julian Bray, Karin Orsel, Alistair Lindsay, Radm. Chris Parry and Hassiba Benamara World Maritime Day was celebrated across Planet Ocean yesterday afternoon being  more than a great success.  From Trinidad and Tobago, where celebrations in Port of Spain involved the...
September 30th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IMO, Organisations | Read More

Capers fall brings market tsunamis; geopolitical events points to war!

Capers fall brings market tsunamis; geopolitical events points to war!
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 24 points today and now stands at 888 , “thanks” to the Capers. The war in Syria and the world economic recession might lead to an all out conventional war; John Faraclas reports: The BCI 2014 lost 129 points and now stands just above the 2,000 point...
September 29th, 2016 | Markets, Military, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Happy World Maritime Day!

Happy World Maritime Day!
Shipping is indispensable to the world. That is the message being shared around the world today (29 September), as IMO and the global maritime community celebrates the annual World Maritime Day. World Maritime Day is an official United Nations day. Every year, it provides an opportunity to focus attention...
September 29th, 2016 | IMO, Organisations, Shipping Centers, UN | Read More

World Maritime Day 2016 – “Shipping: indispensable to the world”

World Maritime Day 2016 – “Shipping: indispensable to the world”
World Maritime Day Thursday 29 September 2016. Billions of people all over the world rely on shipping for the essentials and the luxuries in life, shipping is indispensable, yet very few people realise it. Is shipping’s relative anonymity a problem and, if so, why? The World Maritime Day theme provides...
September 14th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Events, HR, IMO, Organisations | Read More

Continuous Capers Volatility and Geopolitical Uncertainty marks the shipping markets…

Continuous Capers Volatility and Geopolitical Uncertainty marks the shipping markets…
John Faraclas Our thirty-ninth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 25th of September 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed up 21...
September 25th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Military, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Learning about the world of shipping

Learning about the world of shipping
School children from local and international schools based in London attended an informative session at IMO today (22 September), as part of the Headquarters’ celebrations of World Maritime Day, under the theme “Maritime education and training”. The pupils enjoyed an interactive session where...
September 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Education and Training, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Maritime education and training in focus at Japan’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event

Maritime education and training in focus at Japan’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event
Maritime education and training needs – now and in the future – were the focus of a high-level international symposium held during the 2015 World Maritime Day Parallel Event (20 – 21 July), hosted in Japan’s port city of Yokohama and its capital Tokyo. The event was held in conjunction with...
July 24th, 2015 | Events, IMO, Organisations | Read More

World Maritime Day 2014 – the IMO reception

World Maritime Day 2014 – the IMO reception
The Secretary-general Koji Sekimizu and Andrew Winbow ready to greet us The World Maritime Day*,  for which we have extensively reported in other sectors of this medium, due to the fact that many maritime bodies and organisations, as well as associations celebrate same for their members, is always “accompanied”...
September 26th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Environment, Events, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, ITF, News, The Nautical Institute | Read More

World Maritime Day 2014: IMO conventions: effective implementation

World Maritime Day 2014: IMO conventions: effective implementation
The IMO’s HQ’s in London World Maritime Day 25th September 2014 Today (25 September 2014) IMO is celebrating World Maritime Day, with the theme “IMO conventions: effective implementation”. World Maritime Day is celebrated every year, providing an opportunity to focus attention...
September 25th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Events, HR, ILO, IMO, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers, Story of the Year, UN | Read More

Happy World Maritime Day from the Sailors’ Society

Happy World Maritime Day from the Sailors’ Society
Sailors’ Society wishes you a very happy World Maritime Day!  Thank you to those of you who are dressing in the colours of your Ensign flag today as part of our Signal Your Support campaign. It’s not too late to get involved and make a donation in recognition of our reliance on the maritime...
September 25th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Organisations | Read More

IMO Symposium debates a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System

IMO Symposium debates a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System
An IMO symposium on a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System, held on world Maritime Day (26 September 2013), provided an opportunity for a discussion on a global agenda for a sustainable maritime transportation system.   The symposium reflected the world Maritime Day theme: “Sustainable Development:...
September 27th, 2013 | Academia, Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, HR, Immigration, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Shipfinance | Read More

Shipowners call for sustainable regulation on IMO World Maritime Day

Shipowners call for sustainable regulation on IMO World Maritime Day
The global trade association for the shipping industry, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), has called for all future proposals for environmental regulation that impact on ships to be subjected to a full and proper cost benefit analysis before adoption by the International Maritime Organization...
September 24th, 2013 | Anniversaries, IMO, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More