The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) says the conservative Australian Government is again trying to kill off cabotage by…
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.
The ITF and IMEC (the International Maritime Employers’ Council) hosted their first ever joint public event in London, UK yesterday to share the…
There is still time for press and all other interested parties to register to attend IMEC (International Maritime Employers’ Council) and the ITF’s…
Five crew members of the ice breaker Polar Star have finally arrived home after being abandoned in the Canary Islands, thanks to the efforts of ITF…
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What we do
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.