ITF decries criminalization of seafarers on anniversary of Wakashio grounding

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has decried the criminalization of seafarers and called for…

ITF flags concerns over repatriation of deceased seafarers’ bodies

  Concerns are mounting amid shocking revelations that ports are increasingly refusing to repatriate deceased seafarers’…

ITF raises alarm over ship abandonments, recovers $45 million for seafarers

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) inspectors have helped seafarers recover nearly $45 million (N15.6…

Ship abandonments hit record in 2020 -ITF

  The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) said on Monday that it helped seafarers recover nearly…

ITF urges global seafarer vaccination to prevent crew crisis

  As the race between the virus and vaccine continues, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF),…

Gulf of Guinea becoming bay of blood, says ITF

  The International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) has condemned last week’s pirate attack in which a…

ITF to support Nigerian seafarers’ secure jobs on foreign ships

  The International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) has promised to support Nigerian seafarers secure employment on…

ITF helped recover more than $1.7m owed seafarers

  Member unions of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have helped recover more than $1.7…

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…

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