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Meet the dockers committee and campaign team

The dockers section committee represents more than 20 countries.

The current committee

Elected at the dockers's section conference, 12 August 2014 at the 43rd ITF Congress in Sofia, Bulgaria, the current committee comprises:

Section Officers

Chair

Paddy Crumlin,MUA, Australia

1st Vice Chair

Ray Familathe, ILWU, USA

2nd Vice Chair

Torben Seebold, ver.di, Germany

Women Transport Workers’ Representative

Monique Verbeeck, BTB, Belgium

Young Transport Workers’ Representative

Anthony Dailey, SITREBALCRI, Panama

Africa/Arab World

Chair

Judith Abuka, DUK, Kenya

Ordinary member

Simon Sang, DUK, Kenya

Ordinary member

Daniel Owusu – Koranteng, MDU, Ghana

Ordinary member (Arab World)

Said El-Hairech, UMT, Morocco

Asia/Pacific

 

Chair

Yong Soo Chi, KFPTWU, Korea

Ordinary member

Arasu Duaraisamy, SPWU, Singapore

Ordinary member

Joe Fleetwood, MUNZ, New Zealand

Ordinary member

Kinichiro Itoya, Zenkoku-Kowan, Japan

Ordinary member

PM Mohammed Haneef, CPSA, India

Europe

 

Chair

Terje Fenn-Samuelsen, NTF, Norway

Ordinary member

Marc Loridan, BTB, Belgium

Ordinary member

Steve Biggs, UNITE, UK

Ordinary member

Aleksejs Holudnuks, UTAF, Latvia

Ordinary member

Niek Stam, FNVB, Netherlands

Ordinary member

José Manuel Pérez-Vega, UGT, Spain 

Latin America/Caribbean

 

Chair

Mayo Uruguaio Fernandes, CONTTMAF, Brazil

Ordinary member

Alvin Sinclair, BITU, Jamaica

Ordinary member

Roberto Coria, SGGM, Argentina

North America

 

Chair

John Baker, ILA, United States

Ordinary member

Mark Gordienko, ILWU, Canada

 

Introducing the dockers campaign team

Nigel Venes is assistant dockers’ secretary. 

Gemma Walker is POC communications specialist working on GNT communications strategy and campaign materials as well as the dedicated GNT website and bulletin.

Get in touch

Email gntdockers@itf.org.uk to contact:

  • any of the GNT campaign team
  • your regional POC co-ordinator
  • your port’s contact person, communications co-ordinator and DPI co-ordinators

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sabrina

169 Days Ago
I WILL LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT THE TOPIC THAT WILL BE EXPOSE IN THE CONGRES ON 05-06/06 2017 INCape Town
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Vera

724 Days Ago
Please inform where can I find a text of your standart agreement with terminal operators?
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