Statement from Maritime Administration on the National Academy of Public Administration Report

News Release #: MARAD 00-17
Contact: Kim Strong
Contact Phone: 202.366.5067

With the goal of enhancing the Agency’s program performance and coordination on maritime-related issues, the Maritime Administration (MARAD) requested the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) – a non-profit and non-partisan organization – to undertake an independent review of MARAD’s core functions.  Working with the Administration, MARAD will give full consideration to NAPA’s recommendations, as the Agency continues its efforts to improve its effectiveness, efficiencies, and ability to address current and evolving issues related to the maritime industry.

A copy of the report can be found at the following link.