TrainForTrade, in cooperation with the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) local organising committee, will deliver Module 5 of the Modern Port Management Course from 19 – 23 November 2018 in Calabar. 25 middle managers (including 6 women) from the port communities of Nigeria who are enrolled in the UNCTAD TrainForTrade Port Management Programme will participate in the course.
In line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Goal 17- in promoting South-South collaboration, an expert from will deliver the course on “Methods and Tools of Modern Management”, along with senior managers from NPA who have been certified by TrainForTrade as local trainers.
The fifth of the eight training modules examines the methods and tools of management, which enables a port to allocate resources, measure performance, and specify timeline for delivery. Nigeria is currently undergoing the second cycle of the Port Management Programme.