Training programme on regional ocean governance for the Mediterranean, Black, Baltic and Caspian Seas

16 September 2011 | Event

7th Training programme on regional ocean governance for the mediterranean, Black, Baltic and Caspian Seas from 13th November to 16th December 2011 in Malta.

Application deadline finishes on 16th September 2011.

Course Outline

This course will consist of 4 modules, presented over a five-week period. Topics covered include:

* Global Ocean Governance Framework
* Managing our relations with the oceans
* Conflict Management and Consensus-Building
* Regional Ocean Governance Frameworks for the Mediterranean, Black, Baltic and Caspian Seas

Targeted participants

Candidates should preferably have at least a first degree in a field relevant to marine affairs and science. They must be nominated and sponsored by an appropriate Government entity, university or equivalent educational institution or by a national or regional organisation. A working knowledge of English is essential. Applicants from developed or EU countries (except Eastern European countries) will be considered only if they are fully funded or are registered at the University of Malta as graduate students.

Course Application

Applicants should register their interest in the course by submitting the online Preliminary Interest Form (http://oceania.research.um.edu.mt/ioimoc/Courses/IOI2011/apply.html). Applicants are subsequently requested to send full details in an application form, both application forms can be accessed from http://www.capemalta.net/course2011 or by writing to the Course Coordinator, Ms. Antonella Vassallo on antonella.vassallo@ioihq.org.mt


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