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Transport in 2040: how automation and technology…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the World Maritime University (WMU) today launched a flagship report entitled: “Transport 2040: Automation Technology Employment - the…

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Statement: Panama Canal Authority on course to…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is astonished and disappointed to read in the media of the Panama Canal Authority’s (ACP) aggressive and negative reaction to the launch of the…

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Fatigue of Panama Canal tugboat captains a…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation has warned that a major accident on the Panama Canal could be imminent, as the results of an independent report released today into work practices…

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Agreement on minimum wage for seafarers announced

Geneva – 19-20 November 2018: The social partners, namely the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), convened in Geneva at the Joint…

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ITF: tragic death of seafarer proves that…

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) and European Transport Workers' Federation (ETF) have extended their deepest condolences to the family of a seafarer killed in Dublin, Ireland,…

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ITF welcomes the Manila statement about the fair…

International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) general secretary Stephen Cotton, and a delegation of ITF unions, is at a regional meeting in Manila, the Philippines, of Asia’s leading seafaring…

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Historic 44th ITF Congress

The 44th Congress of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) will be held in Singapore, 14-20 October 2018. This is the first time the ITF congress will be held in Southeast Asia in…

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New report a circuit breaker providing…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) welcomes the release of the new Seafarers’ Rights International report – Cabotage Laws of the World – a ground-breaking analysis of maritime…

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