Past event

Invitation Only

West African Maritime Security and Development

HMS ARGYLL, Tema Port, Ghana

Africa Programme, African Maritime Security

Event documents

Agenda: West African Maritime Security and Development, Ghana
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Speaker Biographies: West African Maritime Security and Development, Ghana
pdf | 1.37 MB


Commodore Kenneth B Ati-John, Nigerian Navy
Bob Dewar, Associate Fellow, Africa Programme, Chatham House 
Commander Tim Neild, Commanding Officer, HMS Argyll
Elvis Nyarko, Head, Marine and Fisheries Sciences Department, University of Ghana
Rear Admiral Matthew Quarshie, Chief of the Defence Staff, Ghanaian Armed Forces
Chairs: HE Peter Jones, British High Commissioner, Accra
Alex Vines, Research Director, Area Studies and International Law; Head, Africa Programme, Chatham House
Dr George Wiafe, Department of Oceanography and Fisheries, University of Ghana


This half-day roundtable will draw together key regional actors to discuss country and organizational policies to address the different challenges faced off the coast of West Africa and to develop and harness opportunities in the maritime space.

Attendance is by invitation only.

Please note this event will be held in Accra, Ghana.

Project on African Maritime Security.