A new report released today has lifted the lid on the secretive corporate structures and aggressive tax minimisation schemes used by Chevron and…
ITF works to ensure safe vessels and decent working conditions for seafarers. Our aim is to raise standards, protect the vulnerable and eradicate exploitation.
We inspect ships, create agreements on working conditions with international agencies and help seafarers in need of assistance. Find out more about what we do or go straight to our website: www.itfseafarers.org.
ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) general secretary Steve Cotton has spoken out to back the RMT and Unite offshore workers taking…
North Sea oil strikers want to hear from you – that’s the message the ITF is delivering to its unions after an appeal from the RMT and Unite the…
Seafarers' Bulletin is the ITF's flagship publication for seafarers. Published annually in English, Arabic, Chinese, German, Indonesian, Japanese,…
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The ITF helps affiliated unions improve working conditions for all seafarers
The seafarers’ section is democratic; our work is led by our affiliated unions and supported by…
The ITF seafarers’ section looks out for the wellbeing and safety of seafarers around the world.