SAFE SEAS is currently recruiting a Research Associate at post-doctoral level. The successful candidate will support the principal investigators in running the project and will be in particular responsible for data collection, stakeholder contacts and drafting project publications. The application process closes on February 27th. We will also be recruiting local research assistants based in Djibouti, Kenya, Seychelles and Somalia soon.
As part of its launch phase, Safe Seas conducts consultations with core stakeholders in maritime security capacity building in the Western Indian Ocean region. In December, the Principal Investigator Dr. Bueger visited Mauritius and the Seychelles. In January 2017 a series of discussions were held with project partners in Kenya and Somalia as well as … Read more
Safe Seas has received funding from the British Academy Sustainable Development Programme, which is part of the UK’s Global Challenges Research Funds. The funding for Safe Seas will run for fourteen months starting from December, the 1st, 2016.