The Secretariat of the organisation, which is fully independent and operates on a honorary basis, is located in The Netherlands, Amsterdam at the premises of the Royal College Zeemanshoop.
Why colaborate with Us?
Our aims are:
• to work in the interest of EU shipmasters and to promote high professional maritime standards,
• to improve maritime safety,
• to protect the marine environment,
• to inform the public in the EU about problems in the European maritime industry,
• to cooperate with other international maritime organisations,
• to retain and develop the highest maritime knowledge and experience in Europe,
• to be involved in research on maritime matters, if applicable in cooperation with other European institutions and organisations,
• to assist colleague shipmasters who encounter difficulties in ports within the reach of nations represented by CESMA member associations.