Maritime Discourse


National Centre for Maritime Policy Research (NCMPR) has started “Maritime Discourse” series to provide a valuable platform for discussing apt maritime issues being faced by Pakistan.  Till date, six (6) in number sessions of Discourse have been conducted. Details are:


6th Discourse on topic “NSG and its membership criteria – a case for Pakistan” by Ms. Maria Sultan was held on 1st July 2016


5th Discourse with all maritime experts was held on 27th August 2015 at Services Club, Karachi. Issues and challenges of in the maritime domain of Pakistan were discussed by the experts.


4th Discourse was held on the occasion of World Oceans’ day on 5th June 2015 at Bahria University Karachi Campus. Dr Nuzhat Khan delivered a lecture on “Role of NIO”


3rd Discourse on topic “The Future of Gwadar” on 20th March 2015 by CEO of China Overseas Port Holding Company Mr. Zeng Qingsong.


2nd  Discourse on topic Maritime Vision 2015 by Captain Anwar shah was held on 27th May 2014


1st Discourse on the occasion of World Seafarers Day was held on “Inside Story of MTMORNING GLORY” on 21st June 2014. The speaker was Captain Mirza Noman Baig ex-Master of MT MORNING GLORY.