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News | 28 Sep 2023 Press Release

ITF recovers almost US$120 million in unpaid wages for seafarers over last three years

Inspectors from the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) recovered USD $118,529,663 in wages owed to seafarers between 2020 and 2022, figures...

News | 25 Sep 2023

Orsted day of action: unions protest around the world

Hundreds of trade unions from across the world joined together on 20 September in protest against union-busting measures taken by renewable energy company...

News | 25 Sep 2023 Press Release

IBF deal done: 250,000 seafarers pay boosted by 6%

Seafarers’ unions and maritime employers have signed a four-year agreement that will see significant wage increases and dozens of workplace protections and...

News | 19 Sep 2023 Press Release

Trade unions globally protest union-busting ‘green’ company Ørsted

London, Copenhagen, New York – Hundreds of trade unions from across the world will join together in protest against union-busting measures taken by renewable...

News | 04 Sep 2023

US West-Coast dockers vote in favour of six-year contract after long-running negotiations

Members of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) – 22,000 longshore workers from 29 ports along the US West Coast – have voted to ratify a...

News | 13 Jul 2023 Press Release

Acclaimed health and safety app expands to Latin American and Caribbean ports

                                                       Joint Press Release: ITF and ITF Seafarers'...

News | 13 Jul 2023

Canada: ITF Dockers delegation delivers solidarity message

The ITF Dockers’ Section are in Vancouver, Canada showing solidarity to the sisters and brothers of ILWU Canada. The delegation is visiting workers at picket...

News | 07 Jul 2023

All eyes on Canada as international unions pledge support for ILWU longshore strikers

7,400 dock workers, members of the ITF-affiliated International Longshore and Warehouse Union Canada (ILWU Canada), have launched Canada’s first indefinite port...