CMR Newsletter #8 October-December 2021: WeCAPS

First Port Security Awareness Trainings – ISPS Articles 18.1 and 18.2 The training aimed to provide knowledge required to enable personnel of the Autonomous Ports of Pointe-Noire, Brazzaville (Congo Brazzaville) and San Pedro (Cote d’Ivoire) without designated security duties in connection with a Port Facility Security Plan (PFSP) to enhance security in accordance with the…

CMR Newsletter #8 October-December 2021: GoGIN+

GoGIN turns into GoGIN+ The GoGIN project came to an end in October, with the GoGIN+ project (same team) immediately following on from it to complete the transfer of ownership of YARIS without disturbing its deployment nor effecting system improvements, either at a national level – with an inter-agency dimension, nor at the supranational scale.…

The Indo-Pacific: Where to increase maritime domain awareness?

2021 saw new and major policy and frameworks in the Indo-Pacific made by many countries and regional groupings, both within and outside the region. Among others, the European Union (EU) outlined its very comprehensive strategy for the Indo-Pacific region in March 2021, and adopted the final version through a joint communication in September last year, outlining…

CMR Newsletter #8 October-December 2021: CRIMARIO

Regional cooperation in action during the India-EU workshop on MDA and Interoperability On 8 December 2021, over 150 participants from India, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Bangladesh attended the joint workshop co-organised by CRIMARIO and IFC-IOR. READ MORE Opened by Mr Seppo Nurmi, Deputy Head of EU Delegation to India & Bhutan and Vice Admiral Ravneet…