Day of the Seafarer 2023: A message from Wallem

Today, on the Day of the Seafarer 2023 (June 25), Wallem would like to express its gratitude to the many talented men and women worldwide whose unwavering commitment to their profession helps to keep ships sailing and goods moving, writes John-Kaare Aune (pictured), CEO, Wallem. Of course, we are particularly proud and appreciative of the […]

ISWAN launches survey to understand the impact of decarbonisation on seafarers

Launched on today’s Day of the Seafarer, ISWAN’s new survey seeks to understand the impact that the rapid technological changes to decarbonise maritime are having on seafarers’ job satisfaction and wellbeing at sea. In recent years, seafaring has undergone huge technological change, as the maritime sector begins to respond to the climate emergency and the […]

Executive Crew Welfare Roundtable in Singapore yields wide range of solutions and priorities for seafarer welfare

To coincide with International Day of the Seafarer, maritime welfare charity The Mission to Seafarers has published an industry report containing the preliminary outcomes from the Executive Roundtable event held during Singapore Maritime Week 2023. The results – which include over 100 proposed solutions, ideas and initiatives – highlight the breadth of opportunities to improve […]