Open Plan Consulting works in partnership with the International Maritime Safety Security Environment Academy of Genoa to develop the capacities of port authorities and port managers in the Guinea Gulf.
The Overall objective of the project is to support development in specific areas of Maritime transport in Africa. Although the programme has a strong focus in Western and Central Africa, the application to other regions should be possible as well. The focus of support should be on maritime safety rather than on maritime security. The key objectives are:
(i) Reduction of maritime and in-port accident/incident rates, caused by port related activities
(ii) Improvement of Port Efficiency by enhancing the performance of port authorities and private operators in ports.
The purposes of this service are as follows:
The results to be achieved by the service are as follows: