Goa Maritime Conclave 2023 Concludes

  • Fourth edition of the Goa Maritime Conclave  was hosted by the Indian Navy from 29 – 31 Oct 23
  • Under the aegis of the Naval War College, Goa.
  • Theme “Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean Region: Converting Common Maritime Priorities into Collaborative Mitigating Frameworks”.
  • Towards realising our Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of SAGAR (Security and Growth for All in the Region).
  • Hosted Minister/ Chiefs of Navies/ Heads of Maritime Forces from 12 Indian Ocean Region (IOR) countries comprising Bangladesh, Comoros, Indonesia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Myanmar, Seychelles, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand.

DELIBERATIONS WERE HELD ON FOUR SUB-THEMES:

  • Identifying Gaps in Regulatory and Legal Frameworks for Achieving Maritime Security in the IOR.
  • Formulation of a Common Multi-lateral Maritime Strategy and Operating Protocols for GMC Nations for Collective Mitigation of Maritime Threats and Challenges.
  • Identification and Establishment of Collaborative Training Programmes with the Centre of Excellence across the IOR.
  • Leveraging Activities Pursued Through Existing Multilateral Organisations in the IOR towards Generating Collective Maritime competencies
  • Dignitaries also visited indigenous warships and witnessed the capabilities of the Deep Submergence Rescue Vessel (DSRV).
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