ITF, IMEC donate $0.5m to Singapore crew change fund

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Maritime Employers’ Council (IMEC) have contributed…

ITF repatriates fatigued bulker crew members

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has managed to repatriate the fatigued crew members of…

ITF, Global Cruise Lines reach deal on repatriating hundreds of crew members stuck at sea 

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and Global Cruise Lines have reached an agreement today…

Enough is enough: ITF asks seafarers to stop work over delayed crew change

  The International Maritime Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has taken the unprecedented move of telling the…

ITF: Enough is enough! Hundreds of seafarers to start leaving ships

  Seafarers are going to start enforcing their right to stop working, leave ships and return…

ITF says COVID-19 is no excuse to cut seafarers’ wages

  At a time when seafarers are keeping the world moving, COVID-19 cannot be used as…

ITF launches $1.23m fund to support seafarers impacted by Covid-19

  A UK-based charity the ITF Seafarers’ Trust (ITFST) is launching a USD1.23 million emergency fund…

ITF wants Maersk to protect workers during the COVID-19 crisis

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation is calling on A.P. Moller–Maersk to protect its seafarers and…

ITF slams flag states for failure to protect seafarers

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has criticized flag states for failing to protect seafarers’…

ITF demands urgent action to curb Gulf of Guinea piracy 

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has called for urgent global and regional cooperation to…

ITF, Saudi to support seafarers in local seaports

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have committed to…

ITF faults US’ plan to deny seafarers visa

  Global union, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), has blasted the US government for saying…