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Future Maritime Leaders Essay Competition ...Dr. Amy Jadesimi Emerges Member Selection Committee

The Managing Director of LADOL, Dr. Amy Jadesimi has been chosen as part of the selection committee for this year’s Future Maritime Leaders Essay Competition.

The competition represents a valuable opportunity for young people aspiring to become high-level leaders of the future to meet and engage with senior maritime stakeholders.

This year’s topic: ‘Over the next decade, how can the maritime sector continue to contribute to realizing the Sustainable Development Goals?’ was selected because the global maritime industry finds itself in a unique position to contribute to realizing the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals over the next decade.

International shipping is responsible for the transport of 80% of global trade as well as having deep connections to a wide range of stakeholders from across the value chain. This gives it a vital role in tackling issues like trade and growth, climate change, global infrastructure and food and energy security.

Sharing her views about the…