CMR Newsletter #12 October – December 2022: WeCAPS

WeCAPS/WMU/Enabel Workshop on legal framework analysis of port security and safety A World Maritime University (WMU) and Enabel delegation, in conjunction with the European Union-funded Western and Central Africa Port Security (WeCAPS) project, delivered workshops in Cameroon, Ivory Coast, and Senegal. These workshops that were conducted by WMU and Enabel, as the culmination of the…

CMR Newsletter #11 July-October 2022: CRIMARIO

CRIMARIO II launch IORIS Version 3 (V3) On 7 September 2022, V3 of the Indo-Pacific Regional Information Sharing (IORIS) platform was upgraded, to now include new features that makes the platform more appealing and user-friendly to operators. Apart from some design upgrades, V3 now includes Satellite Automatic Identification System (S-AIS), extended mapping functionalities, and a…

CMR Newsletter #11 July-October 2022: GoGIN+

YARIS successfully used by Guinean authorities On Saturday 30 July, an operation to combat illegal fishing was successfully carried out by the Maritime Operations Centre (MOC) of the Maritime Prefecture of Guinea, using the YARIS platform. The operation resulted in the boarding and inspection of the offending vessel. Read more. This operation, carried out from…

CMR Newsletter #10 April-June 2022: GoGIN+

YARIS training for national administrations 2021 was devoted to initial training for the Yaoundé Architecture centres (ICC, Regional Centres, MMCCs, National MOC Reference Centres) using YARIS, thus giving them the opportunity to connect to the platform to collaborate. From 2022, as requested by several countries wishing to create a YARIS national inter-agency network, this training…

CMR Newsletter #10 April-June 2022: WeCAPS

WeCAPS regional seminar on security – ISPS, today and tomorrow In the framework of the WeCAPS project, a regional seminar was organized on June 8 and 9, 2022 for the benefit of the security managers of the ten partner ports in West and Central Africa. The objective of the WeCAPS seminar was to support the…