The Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Training Opportunities

The Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) is an inter-governmental organisation aimed at strengthening regional cooperation and sustainable development within the Indian Ocean region through its 23 Member States and 11 Dialogue Partners. Its main objectives include promoting the sustained growth and balanced development of the region and to create common ground for regional economic cooperation.

The Secretariat and the International Seabed Authority (ISA) is currently offering training opportunities under the “ISA Contractors’ Training Programme (CTP)”.


















All applications must be done online using the links provided. Interested candidates should contact and send their documents (i.e., cover letter, curriculum vitae, certified certificates) to Ms. Vanessa Seth, Third Secretary, Regional Affairs at the Department of Foreign Affairs on the following email: or Tel: 4283526 for more information.


The information contained in this advert has been provided to the Foreign Affairs Department by Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) and should not be construed as being information provided by the Foreign Affairs Department. The Foreign Affairs Department is not liable for any loss that may arise from any decision by the applicant to apply for the above role or from any action taken by the applicant as a result of the information set out in this advert.

International organisations usually keep the Foreign Affairs Department informed of exchanges with applicants. Therefore, for reason of security, applicants are advised to keep the relevant officer at the Foreign Affairs Department in copy of all correspondence with the organization concerned.

In our experience, international organizations will not request for payment of any sorts from applicants.