Entries by Anna de Vries

New Study: The Cost of Maritime Corruption

MACN has commissioned a new study on the cost of maritime corruption for the industry and society. For over a decade, MACN has gathered first-hand data to map the extent of maritime corruption in the port and maritime sector. While detailed accounts of the direct cost of corruption have been documented, a comprehensive assessment of its […]

Port State Control Officer Ethics and Integrity Leadership Training in Lagos

We are thrilled to announce the successful completion of the Ethics and Integrity Leadership Training for Port State Control Officers (PSCOs) in West and Central African Region, held in Lagos, Nigeria, on June 10th and 11th, 2024. This training is the first of its kind, organized by the Abuja MoU in collaboration with the Maritime […]

MACN Celebrates International Day for Women in Maritime!

As we celebrate International Day for Women in Maritime this Saturday, we honor the remarkable contributions of women in the maritime industry. Hear from MACN’s CEO, Cecilia Müller Torbrand, about the importance of inclusivity in the industry, and her advice to women aspiring to pursue a career in the maritime sector. 1. What inspired you […]

MACN Visits Key Stakeholders in Nigeria to Deepen Collaborations

This week, the MACN Secretariat and our local partner, CBi, paid courtesy visits to some of our key stakeholders in the project to foster collaboration with the new government in line with the Renewed Hope Agenda and Ease of Doing Business Policy in Nigeria. Discussions with the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and the Technical […]

MACN Internship Autumn 2024

The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) is a global business network working towards the vision of a maritime industry free of corruption that enables fair trade to the benefit of society at large. Established by a small group of committed maritime companies, MACN has grown to include over 200 members globally and has become one of […]

Celebrating 2023 International Anti-Corruption Day

We are proud to stand with the global community in the fight against corruption in the maritime industry! At MACN, we are committed to promoting transparency, integrity, and accountability in the maritime sector. Collective action initiatives and collaboration are the backbone of MACN. Together, we set sail towards a brighter, corruption-free future. Please take a moment to […]

MACN’s First Insider Bulletin

MACN launched the first issue of the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network’s ‘Insider Bulletin’. As an organisation deeply committed to a future where corruption is no longer seen as an obstacle to maritime trade, MACN stands before a mission that is both complex and essential. This quarterly report is an embodiment of that mission, aimed at fostering […]

MACN hosts Curtain Raiser Event in Mumbai

The day before MACN’s Fall Member Meeting (26 September 2023), MACN organised an India Curtain Raiser Event in Mumbai. The event was attended by around 200 invitees, including MACN Member representatives, senior personnel of overseas diplomatic missions in India (including the Ambassadors of Denmark and Panama in India), the MACN Board of Directors & CEO, […]

Dorte Christensen, Neale Proctor, and Dieter Rohdenburg join the MACN Board

Press Release PDF Dorte Christensen (Vice President Operations & Claim Hafnia), Neale Proctor (Group Sales & Commercial Director OMA Group), and Dieter Rohdenburg (CEO Intership Navigation Co Ltd) have been elected to the MACN Board of Directors.  On 27-28 September, MACN welcomed over 120 member representatives, guest speakers, and partners during the Fall Members Meeting […]