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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:

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What we do

The ITF helps affiliated unions improve working conditions for all seafarers


Our people

The seafarers’ section is democratic; our work is led by our affiliated unions and supported by…

Seafarers our people

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The ITF seafarers’ section looks out for the wellbeing and safety of seafarers around the world.