WISTA USA supports Broward County Sea Turtle conservation program

On July 26, 2018, WISTA) USA Florida Chapter participated in a sea turtle release with the Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program (BCSTCP) and Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Read more


WISTA The Netherlands

Summer BBQ and Workshop! Read more



WISTA continues to expand in South America, welcoming WISTA Peru as the latest National WISTA Association Read more


WISTA Japan re-launched

WISTA International is proud to announce the re-launch of WISTA Japan Read more


WISTA Uruguay relaunched

WISTA Uruguay joins several other NWAs in the Americas, with additional expansion in South America expected later this year. Read more


WISTA Sri Lanka to create interest in young women to take active roles in shipping industry

WISTA - Sri Lanka Careers Day 2018 program organized by Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association Sri Lanka (WISTA Sri Lanka) was held at the Port of Colombo which was a huge success Read more


Sanjam Sahi Gupta, Sitara Shipping Ltd. awarded at Sandvik Gender Awards 2018

Sandvik Asia Pvt. Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of Sandvik AB, announced the launch of Sandvik India Diversity Awards last year Read more


Awards at the Women in Logistics and Transport (WILAT) Ghana Forum

Mrs Naa Densua Aryeetey, WISTA International Executive Committee Member, bags two awards at the Women in Logistics and Transport (WILAT) Ghana Forum Read more


WISTA Morocco hosted the 3rd International Day of Moroccan Women operating in sea related activities

WISTA Morocco organized, under the auspices of the Ministry of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water, the 3rd edition of the International Day of Moroccan Women operating in sea related activities on Saturday, March 10th, 2018 at the Port Training Institute in Casablanca Read more


All female panel at Commodore’s Debate!

The Year 2018 Commodore recipient is: Ms. Sabrina S. M. Chao, Executive Chairman, Wah Kwong Maritime Transport Holdings Limited Read more


WISTA International appoints Diversity Committee

Committee to focus on practical solutions to increase gender diversity in the maritime industry Read more


Maritime Award of the Americas: Outstanding Women in the Maritime and Port Sector 2017

Organization of American States (OEA) honour WISTA Dominican Republic President Read more


WISTA International AGM & Conference 2018

WISTA Norway is welcoming us to Tromsø, 23-26 October 2018 Read more


Diversity booklet in pdf format

Download the pdf version of the book and its cover from here Read more


Gender Diversity Handbook

International Seafarers' Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) and Anglo-Eastern Ship Management Limited in cooperation with WISTA International have published a new booklet on building and maintaining gender diversity on board merchant ships. The booklet addresses critical social, cultural and interpersonal issues that can obstruct productivity of a shipboard team. Read more


New Women in the maritime network launched

Central and Latin America celebrated the launch of a new women in the maritime network in Valparaíso, Chile (13-15 December), which joins the IMO family of regional Women in Maritime Associations (WIMAs), giving visibility and recognition to the role women play as key resources for the maritime sector. Read more

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