This is the week of the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association. It’s a network consisting of only women who are working in the maritime industry. WISTA wants to inspire, energize, motivate, and educate women in the industry, to increase their competence and empower them in their careers. Marije Ruysch represents Ruysch International BV in Istanbul, Turkey. The photo shows the Dutch WISTA delegation. All in all there are 220 women from 36 countries.