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News | 15 Dec 2023 Press Release

ITF condemns Shipping Australia Limited's opposition to strategic fleet

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) today condemned Shipping Australia Limited (SAL) for consistently opposing the Australian government's plan to...

News | 14 Dec 2023 Press Release

ITF adds San Marino to Flag of Convenience list

During a recent meeting of the ITF Fair Practices Committee in Santiago, the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) expanded its list of Flag of...

News | 07 Dec 2023 Press Release

ITF delegation supports Chilean seafarers’ defence of cabotage

7 December 2023, Santiago – Delegates from across the world at the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) dockers’ and seafarers’ conferences in...

News | 04 Dec 2023 Press Release

ITF dockers’ and seafarers’ unions meet to forge priorities

4 December 2023, Santiago – The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), the democratic, global union federation of over 700 transport unions in 150...

News | 30 Nov 2023 Press Release

Training seafarers for a decarbonized future

Maritime Just Transition Task Force collaborative project sets framework to equip seafarers with skills as shipping transitions to zero emissions.   30 November...

News | 21 Nov 2023 Press Release

ITF’s 'Nowhere to Hide' Campaign shines a light on wage theft on the Australian coast

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) has re-launched its ‘Nowhere to Hide’ campaign this week in Melbourne, Australia, and commenced a fresh...

News | 31 Oct 2023

ITF & JNG: Concerns regarding Ukrainian seafarers entering Russian ports and territorial waters.

Since the beginning of the war in Ukraine, seafarers, regardless of nationality, employed on board vessels trading in the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov area have...

News | 20 Oct 2023

St Kitts and Nevis Flag State forsakes over 30 seafarers already abandoned by shipowner

The St Kitts and Nevis (SKN) ship registry has evaded its responsibility to more than 30 seafarers by deregistering three ships on which they are abandoned, a...