EU and UN carry out maritime training with Somaliland Coast Guard

According to this article, on 3 December EU NAVFOR sailors, supported by staff from EUCAP NESTOR, carried out radar training in Berbera Bay, Somalia, as a precursor to an engagement the following day. The UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) assisted the EU in preparing for the radar training. On 4 December 2016 EUCAP…

IMO supports a project to increase maritime security awareness in Mozambique

According to this article, on 1 December a project to provide a single display maritime surveillance system for Mozambique has been commissioned and handed over to the country’s Government in Maputo. The project, supported by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), is set to boost maritime situational awareness for all concerned agencies in Mozambique and enhance…

CRIMARIO: Inter-agency cooperation workshop in Moroni

From 30 November to 1 December, 30 representatives of Comoros bodies involved in matters of maritime security (ANAM, Coast Guards, Civil Security, Port Authorities, Fishery and Police) participated to a CRIMARIO workshop on the cooperation and coordination among different agencies. The participants took advantage of previous experiences of neighbouring countries as Seychelles and Madagascar, which…