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Event Details

Event Date

6 November 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm


International Maritime Organisation
4 Albert Embankment
London SE1 7SR
United Kingdom

After a short business meeting Helen Buni will speak on "The importance of the IMO's 2019 plans for "Empowering Women in the Maritime Community"" the theme for the 2019 World Maritime Day ”.
Helen Buni is a Principal Programme Assistant for Resource Mobilization and Partnerships in the Office of the Director of the Technical Cooperation Division of the International Maritime Organisation. She is involved in the IMO’s gender programme with conferences, plans for the empowerment of women in many countries, obtaining funds for training women so they can be employed in the shipping industry. She encourages regional and local groups to support women in these ventures. Please register before Friday 1.11.19 as space is limited, by contacting Rubi as below, or post to her at 5 Reddings Close London, NW7 4JL. Please give your name, organisation, contact details and those of any friends you are bringing. .When registered you will receive further details and travel instructions.



Mrs Rubi Bhattacharyya, Hon. Secretary of WAC-UNA


020 8959 2805 after 6 p.m.