World Maritime Day 2015
We were interviewed by Maritime Executive on World Maritime Day 2016, whose topic this year was maritime education and training. World Maritime Day was created by the United Nations and is a public observance, but not a holiday, and its purpose is to illustrate issues in shipping.
We urge you to follow the link above (or click here) to read the full Maritime Executive article, which includes comments from people as diverse as U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Paul Thomas, Denise Krepp, formerly of the U.S. Department of Transportation, David Hammond, CEO of Human Rights at Sea, and Paolo Moretti, General Manager of RINA Marine Services, and others.
With heartfelt thanks to all my students throughout the years, here is my remark:
We also really liked the United Nations summary for World Maritime Day 2015: