Danish Counter Piracy Strategy 2015-2018

Naval Response

No activity implemented or planned

Denmark pledges to consider naval deployments in the Gulf of Guinea, should regional governments request its assistance.

Industry Response

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Plight of Seafarers

No activity implemented or planned

The Danish Counter Piracy Strategy vows to "work through the ILO to elevate the Danish rules regarding protection of seafarers exposed to piracy to the international level". Denmakr also would like to create a common set of guidelines for handling the rights of seafarers following release with a focus on gaining more clarity regarding the responsibilities of all stakeholders.

Messaging and Advocacy

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Regional Capacity

Ongoing activity

The Strategy describes a particular focus on building Maritime Domain Awareness in the Gulf of Guinea, with support to MTISC-GoG.

Rule of Law

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Coordination

Ongoing activity

The Strategy pledges support to the Yaounde process through the G7++ Friends of Gulf of Guinea process, as one of the most important channels for cooperation and coordination efforts in the Gulf of Guinea.