Fourth International Counter-Piracy Conference was held in Dubai from 29 – 30 October 2014. The theme of the Conference was Securing State Recovery: Sustaining Momentum at Sea, Confronting Instability Land. It sought to address the challenges, and current concerns regarding maritime piracy.
The Conference was hosted by UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs in partnership with global marine terminal operator DP World. The Conference addressed the challenges, and current concerns regarding maritime piracy.
It was attended by more than 600 delegates including attendees from over 50 Government and non-governmental organisations.
Main developments of the Conference
About the International Counter-Piracy Conference
The International Counter-Piracy Conference is being held every year since 2011 and the host country is United Arab Emirates.
The theme of the first conference was Global Challenge, Regional Responses: Forging A Common Approach to Maritime Piracy.
The second conference was held in 2012 with the theme A Regional Response to Maritime Piracy: Enhancing Public-Private Partnership and Strengthening Global Engagement.
lThe third conference was held in 2013 with the theme Countering maritime piracy: Continued efforts for regional capacity building.
When: 29 - 30 October 2014
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