Fiji celebrates World Maritime Day 2015

Fiji celebrated World Maritime Day 2015 on 23 September at the Suva City Council foreshore with a march through the capital city, Suva led by the Fiji Naval Squadron and a career expo showing services provided by the industry locally.

This year, the World Maritime Day theme is, 'Maritime education and training'.  This theme 'was adopted to focus attention on the wider spectrum of maritime education and training, in particular its adequacy and quality, as the bedrock of a safe and secure shipping industry which needs to preserve the quality, practical skills and competence of qualified human resources, in order to ensure its sustainability.' (UN web)

More news on this celebration here.