IONS Essay Competition 2016 Result

Rank & Name Country Topic Position
CPT LIEW Hui Xin Jaime Republic of Singapore Navy What lessons can be learnt from the disappearance and search for MH370 with regards to regional search-and-rescue cooperation? What specific challenges face regional search-and-rescue cooperation in the Indian Ocean region and what can be done? 1st
Captain Subhal Nathan Indian Navy Need for a comprehensive maritime security policy for IONS 2nd
Commander M Shafiul Azam Bangladesh Navy Blue economy and the need for maritime cooperation in the IOR 3rd

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Winning essays are provided in the link below:

First Prize Winner's Essay Download
Second Prize Winner's Essay Download
Third Prize Winner's Essay Download