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Promoting women's access to quality employment and senior management level within the maritime sector is a key priority for IMO's gender and capacity-building programme and was at the core of the 8th regional conference to support the Association of Women Managers in the Maritime Sector in East and...
Guyana for the first time has female ship captains who are responsible for all operational aspects of ships at sea or in port, as the country seeks to address an “acute shortage” of qualified persons to man vessels. They were among 16 Marine Cadets who graduated from a Maritime Administration (...
Claudia Grant, deputy director general of the Maritime Authority of Jamaica, has been elected as vice-chairman of the sub-committee on Implementation of IMO Instruments (III). The III brings together flag, port and coastal states to consider implementation issues, including the analysis of...
PRESS RELEASE WiMAC JOINS HURRICANE RELIEF EFFORTS FOR THE CARIBBEAN Hurricane Relief Fund Established to Provide Needed Resources KINGSTON, JAMAICA, 22ND SEPTEMBER, 2017 The Women in Maritime Association, Caribbean (WiMAC), has launched a hurricane relief fund to provide aid to its...