DP World | MOFA

Media 2013

Welcome Speech

His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs


Opening Statements

His Excellency Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem Chairman, DP World 

Mohamed Al Shamisi, Acting CEO, Abu Dhabi Ports Company 

Ministerial Statements and Latest Updates from International Summits and Initiatives

His Highness Prince Torky Bin Muhammad Bin Saud Al-Kabir Ph.D. 

 

Press Releases

DP World Works to Battle Maritime Piracy at its Source April 9, 2014

Third International Counter Piracy Conference Announced August 13, 2013

Final Countdown Begins for Third UAE Counter-Piracy Conference September 8, 2013

Sustainable Solutions Top the Agenda as UAE Spearheads Moves to Counter Maritime Piracy September 10, 2013

3rd Counter-Piracy Conference Ends With Commitment to Build On Gains September 12, 2013

Post-Conference Communiqué September 12, 2013

Podcasts

Current State of Maritime Piracy & Regional Shifts in Maritime Piracy and Possible Solutions Podcasts

Theodore Karasik, Director of Research and Consultancy at the Institute for the Near East and Gulf Military Studies in Dubai the conference knowledge partner, and The Journal of Commerce Senior Editor Peter Leach discuss the current piracy concern level, how shipping lines have responded and what this all means for risk and cost.

To listen, please visit: Current State of Maritime Piracy

The second podcast; Regional Shifts in Maritime Piracy and Possible Solutions the speakers discuss the reasons behind the decline and rise in piracy incidents in different areas of Africa, the very real and far-reaching human toll of piracy, and development of shore-based initiatives to stem the problem at a grassroots level.

To listen, please visit: Regional Shifts in Maritime Piracy and Possible Solutions 

Moderator: Alessandra Barrett, Special Projects Editor, The Journal of Commerce

Solutions on Land: Solving the Somali Piracy Question The key to effectively ending piracy lies is grassroots development of land-based solutions in Somalia. This podcast interview with Dr. Theodore Karasik, Director of Research and Consultancy at the Institute for the Near East and Gulf Military Studies, examines the importance of Somali community engagement and discusses the recent UAE Counter Piracy Conference .

To listen, please visit: Solutions-land-solving-somali-piracy-question

Useful Links:

World Bank 

Somali Piracy and Regional Maritime Security: Views from French Navy Indian Ocean Command