Vision & Mission
The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) adopted the new IAPH Vision and Mission Statements as well as the Objectives to achieve the Mission at its Mid-term Conference and Board Meeting, 22 May 2012, Jerusalem, Israel.
New IAPH VISION Statement:
The Global Ports’ Forum For Industry Collaboration and Excellence.
New IAPH MISSION Statement:
Promoting the interest of ports worldwide through strong member relationships, collaboration and information-sharing that help resolve common issues, advance sustainable practices and continually improve how ports serve the maritime industries.
Objectives to achieve the Mission:
|*||Strengthen relationships among the member ports by facilitating interaction, dialogue, problem-solving and formulation of best practices.|
|*||Leverage member expertise through strong technical committees and programs that create platforms focused on resolving complex port and maritime industry concerns and building greater efficiency and sustainability for ports worldwide.|
Promote and demonstrate IAPH members’ leadership and commitment to a cleaner, safer and more environmentally sustainable industry for the benefit of the global community.
|*||Proactively coordinate with other international maritime and related organizations (such as IMO, UNCTAD, WCO, PIANC, etc.) and advocate for global solutions to issues that impact IAPH members.|