Surge in seafarers seeking help during COVID-19 pandemic

There has been a huge surge in the number of seafarers seeking help during the coronavirus pandemic according to International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) which operates an international 24-hour helpline SeafarerHelp. In April 2020 alone, ISWAN’s SeafarerHelp handled over 600 new cases – more than triple the number in the same month last […]