IMO Secretary-General launches 2015 World Maritime Day theme: “Maritime education and training”

International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu has launched 2015 World Maritime Day theme: “Maritime education and training” at World Maritime University (WMU). Mr. Sekimizu expressed that quality and effective maritime education and training is important to ensure safe and secure shipping industry and essential for the long-term sustainability of the maritime community.

 

This year’s World Maritime Day will be celebrated at IMO Headquarters on September 24, but other events and activities focusing on maritime education and training will be held throughout the year.​


Source: IMO​

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