Wednesday, October 14, 2015

World Maritime Day – 24 September 2015

  • World Maritime Day was celebrated at London, the head quarters of International Maritime Organization (IMO).
  • 2015 World Maritime Day was observed under the theme, “Maritime education and training”.
  • UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon delivered a message on the World Maritime Day that through the millennia, shipping has united the world by carrying the goods and commodities that underpin the global economy.
  • IMO Secretary-General, Koji Sekimizu marked the Day by highlighting the importance of shipping to the global community and the key role it has to play in sustainable development.

No comments:

Post a Comment