Entries by Abbas Daher Djama

The Alumni Network has a New Website

I am very pleased to announce the launching of the new United Nations Nippon Foundation Fellowship Alumni website. Pursuant the 2012 United Nations Nippon Foundation Fellowship Alumni Meeting provisions in which the alumni clearly express their wishes to redesign the website in order to better reflect the new realities of the alumni network (growing numbers, […]

Maritime conference: Beyond piracy. Dar es Salaam Tanzania, 18-20 September 2013.

[Abbas] Upcoming conference on maritime security and piracy in Dar es Salaam Tanzania, 18-20 September 2013. This conference will be a joint event between the Faculty of Military Science, Stellenbosch University, the Faculty of the Royal Danish Defence College and the University of Dar es Salaam. The event includes Prof Geoffrey Till of the UK, […]

United Nations International Law Fellowship Programme

The United Nations International Law Fellowship Programme is a six-week course organized annually by the Codification Division of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs, under the Programme of Assistance in the Teaching, Study, Dissemination and Wider Appreciation of International Law. The fellowships are intended to enable qualified professionals, in particular mid-level government officials and […]

Towards an efficient regional maritime security strategy in East of Africa

When the IMO decided to organize a sub-regional meeting on the issue of piracy off the coast of Somalia in Djibouti in 2009, that was rather ambitious in scope, this was meant to be the beginning of a new era of cooperation between the countries in the region, comparable with the South Asian countries back […]