MedSkippers focus group in Limassol, Cyprus

09 Dec 2019

On November 4th, ISSA conducted its first focus group under the Med Skippers project.The Focus Group took place in the Limassol marina and lasted for about 5 hours.

The participants included representatives from the Ministry of Shipping, the Maritime Police, sailing schools, charter companies, insurance companies and the local skipper society.

The meeting was conducted by Tomasz Lipski, representing the ISSA. The group discussion was observed by ISSA partners from Lebanon where the MedSkippers focus group also took place on the 9th of November. All the respondents were very actively involved in the discussions and shared the opinion that there is a big need to regulate the situation in the yacht skipper sector in the Mediterranean region