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

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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…