A meeting convened today, Thursday, 05/08/2021, in the presence of the Chairperson of the Administration Committee, the General Manager, the General Manager of the Port, the Head of Human Resources Department at Misurata Free Zone, the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Technical Education, a member of the city’s Municipal Council, and the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of PAN Marine, Logistics and Consulting Company —which is associated by means of a memorandum of understanding and cooperation)
The attendant discussed the means and plans for establishing a High and Intermediate Institute for maritime and seaport studies.
This step has come as a part of the plans of Misurata Free Zone administration to develop the competence of the staff and workers of the port, as well as to bridge the academic and technical gap in the curricula of the Libyan state, which owns a couple of the most important ports along the coast.
The Undersecretary has presented a proposal for the curricula and departments that should be setup in the first phase of launching the two institutes.
These two institutes are going to have a significant impact on the development of ports and maritime transport business, in addition to logistics, warehousing, transportation and handling.