The Tribunal is committed to the advancement of the peaceful settlement of law of the sea-related disputes, not only through its contentious or advisory jurisdiction, but also by disseminating information and conducting capacity-building programmes for current and future generations.
The four training programmes currently organized or hosted by the Tribunal are as follows:
- ITLOS-Nippon capacity-building and Training Programme for young government officials and researchers;
- Internship programme for students and recent graduates;
- Summer Academy of the International Foundation for the Law of the Sea for students, researchers, practitioners and young government officials; and
- Regional workshops for government officials.