Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Human Rights at Sea latest News: Poseidon Principles the first global framework for responsible ship finance is a positive industry step to shipping

Human Rights at Sea latest News: Poseidon Principles the first global framework for responsible ship finance is a positive industry step to shipping
 Poseidon Principles the first global framework for responsible ship finance is a positive industry step to shipping decarbonisation 19th June 2019 London.UK.   Human Rights at Sea positively welcomes the Poseidon Principles, a result of the the multi-stakeholder initiative of the Global Maritime...
June 19th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Charity, Shipfinance | Read More

Stena Line’s able seamen volunteer for Mercy Ships

Stena Line’s able seamen volunteer for Mercy Ships
Stena Line’s able able seamen, Martina Thowsen and Alexander Gustafsson, are joining Mercy Ships’ hospital ship “Africa Mercy” as volunteers. Stena Line’s able seamen volunteer for Mercy Ships In the next few days two of Stena Line’s able seamen, Martina Thowsen and Alexander...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety | Read More

Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’

Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’
Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’ Mates in Mind is delighted to be announced as one of the three headline charities for Regatta London, the first ever mass- participation paddle sports event taking place on the iconic River Thames on 29 September 2019. The...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews

Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews
Ken Wiseman, project lead and Cyprus chaplain for The Mission to Seafarers (front right), Karen Martensen, charter manager and broker, Burgess (back left), Andrea Peluffo, brokerage assistant in Palma, Burgess (back right). Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews Initial...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Tourism, News, Safety and Security, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

HELMEPA is 37 years old!

HELMEPA is 37 years old!
HELMEPA is 37 years old!  Today, Tuesday 4 June 2019, is a very special day for HELMEPA, who is celebrating 37 years of operations and offering! We would like to express a big “thank you” to all the Members, Greek seafarers, companies and organizations, as well as stakeholders who contributed to...
June 4th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Environment | Read More

See what we’re celebrating this #WorldBicycleDay 🚲

See what we’re celebrating this #WorldBicycleDay 🚲
.. See what we’re celebrating this #WorldBicycleDay 🚲 Transforming lives through safe, available and sustainable transport World Bicycle Day is almost here! Monday 3rd June is World Bicycle Day – and this year, Transaid has plenty of reasons to celebrate! Between launching our latest...
May 31st, 2019 | Charity | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

During Ramadan Indian seafarers remain abandoned in appalling conditions

During Ramadan Indian seafarers remain abandoned in appalling conditions
. During Ramadan Indian seafarers remain abandoned in appalling conditions During the Ramadan period and prior to Eid, a time for giving, sharing and family time, there remain some Indian seafarers who continue to live in desperate conditions abandoned at sea. The ongoing issue of abandoned Indian seafarers...
May 28th, 2019 | Charity, Holidays, HR, Religion | Read More

City of Geneva formally supports Geneva Declaration Development

City of Geneva formally supports Geneva Declaration Development
l to r: the Mayor of Geneva, Sami Kanaan, and the Founder of the charity, Human Rights at Sea, David Hammond.  City of Geneva formally supports Geneva Declaration Development 21st May 2019 Geneva. Switzerland. In a significant move, the City of Geneva has formally supported and endorsed the development...
May 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Communication, HR | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award
Athena Kanellatou giving the award to Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award  The Efkranti Awards are presented annually by the renowned Greek publication Naftika Chronika by Gratia Publications....
May 22nd, 2019 | Awards, Charity, Communication, Events, HR, IT and Communications, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: Iuventa Crew Receives Human Rights Award in Switzerland

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: Iuventa Crew Receives Human Rights Award in Switzerland
 Iuventa Crew Receives Human Rights Award in Switzerland London.UK.  As a statement against the criminalisation of those helping people on the move, the Swiss Paul Grüninger Foundation is awarding this year’s prize to the Iuventa 10 humanitarian search and rescue NGO vessel, whilst the crew is under...
May 14th, 2019 | Awards, Charity, HR | Read More

HRAS: New UK Share Fishermen Briefing Note published

HRAS: New UK Share Fishermen Briefing Note published
New UK Share Fishermen Briefing Note published London. UK. Human Rights at Sea, alongside the National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations (NFFO) and The Fishermen’s Mission, publishes today a new briefing note covering the topic of UK Share Fishermen in respect of the ILO 188 Work in Fishing...
May 1st, 2019 | Associations, Charity | Read More

Seafarers’ charity supports Sri Lankan seafarers following bombings

Seafarers’ charity supports Sri Lankan seafarers following bombings
The crew of the ship B Gas Maud with AoS port chaplain Peter Barrigan and AoS ship visitors Hugh and Mary Ward. Seafarers’ charity supports Sri Lankan seafarers following bombings Seafarers’ charity Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea) extended a hand of friendship and support to seafarers from...
April 29th, 2019 | Charity, Piracy and Terrorism, Religion | Read More

MAMaZ Against Malaria at Scale set to benefit four times more people at risk of malaria in rural Zambia

MAMaZ Against Malaria at Scale set to benefit four times more people at risk of malaria in rural Zambia
… MAMaZ Against Malaria at Scale set to benefit four times more people at risk of malaria in rural Zambia We are delighted to announce the scale up of Transaid and partners’ highly successful MAMaZ against Malaria (MAM) pilot project. This comes after securing matched funding from Grand Challenges...
April 25th, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety | Read More

New Chief Executive for maritime welfare charity, Seafarers UK

New Chief Executive for maritime welfare charity, Seafarers UK
Catherine Spencer New Chief Executive for maritime welfare charity, Seafarers UK Catherine Spencer has been formally announced as the new Chief Executive of Seafarers UK. She will take over the helm from Commodore Barry Bryant CVO RN when he retires after 17 years of service on 26 July 2019. Catherine...
April 25th, 2019 | Charity, Person Profiles | Read More

GC32 Racing Tour announces GAC Pindar as official shipping and logistics provider

GC32 Racing Tour announces GAC Pindar as official shipping and logistics provider
Fourth event of the 2018 GC32 Racing Tour, run by Marina Villasimius. GC32 Racing Tour, Villasimius Cup 2018. Photo © Tomás Moya / Sailing Energy / GC32 Racing Tour GC32 Racing Tour announces GAC Pindar as official shipping and logistics provider Southampton, United Kingdom, 25 April 2019 –...
April 25th, 2019 | Charity, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard

Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard
Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard  The annual Day of the Seafarer (DotS) will be celebrated on 25 June The 2019 campaign is – I Am On Board with gender equality Throughout 2019 there will be a strong emphasis throughout the maritime world on the importance and value of women within...
April 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

HRAS: Case filed against Greece in Strasbourg Court over Criminalising Search and Rescue

HRAS: Case filed against Greece in Strasbourg Court over Criminalising Search and Rescue
HRAS: Case filed against Greece in Strasbourg Court over Criminalising Search and Rescue April 23rd  2019 London.UK. Not-for-profit organisation Team Humanity’s founder Salam Aldeen through the representation of the Global Legal Action Network, have decided to take the Greek government to the Strasbourg...
April 24th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Disputes, HR, Legal | Read More

Managing Companies’ Executives and HELMEPA

Managing Companies’ Executives and HELMEPA
A full house attending Managing Companies’ Executives and HELMEPA On Thursday 18th April, the following day of the 37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members, 40 Executives of Managing Companies, Members and non Members, were informed at the Piraeus Marine Club by the Association’s Director General,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members

37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members
(L-R) D.C. Mitsatsos, Dir. General, Dr G. Gratsos, Chairman, N. Bafaloukos, Treasurer and N. Gerassimou, Legal Advisor of the Board of Directors of HELMEPA 37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members  The 37th General Assembly of HELMEPA took place on Wednesday 17 April 2019 and was hosted once again by...
April 19th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Rape at Sea, Flag State jurisdiction and the Search for Justice

Rape at Sea, Flag State jurisdiction and the Search for Justice
Rape at Sea, Flag State jurisdiction and the Search for Justice Commentary 15th April 2019 London. UK. The alleged rape of a 17-year-old female UK national on the Panamanian flagged cruise ship MSC Divina as the ship sailed between Mallorca and the Spanish port of Valencia, brings to the forefront the...
April 17th, 2019 | Charity, Corruption, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

HELMEPA on the border islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki, Kastelorizo and Symi

HELMEPA on the border islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki, Kastelorizo and Symi
In Astypalea HELMEPA on the border islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki, Kastelorizo and Symi HELMEPA took part in the 7th crossing of Axion Hellas, between 7 and 13 April, visiting the islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki and Kastelorizo as a member of this year’s educational and cultural team together...
April 16th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

Cohort Group sign up as Silver Sponsors for HMS Oardacious in the Atlantic Challenge

Cohort Group sign up as Silver Sponsors for HMS Oardacious in the Atlantic Challenge
Lieutenant Hugo Mitchell-Heggs, Lieutenant Callum Fraser, Petty Officer Dylan Woods and Leading Engineering Technician Matthew Harvey. Picture credits HMS Oardacious Cohort Group sign up as Silver Sponsors for HMS Oardacious in the Atlantic Challenge “We have all been struck by the team’s passion...
April 12th, 2019 | Charity, Rowing | Read More

RG YEP Winners Announced & RG Challenge Deadline Closes Tomorrow!

RG YEP Winners Announced & RG Challenge Deadline Closes Tomorrow!
RG YEP Winners Announced & RG Challenge Deadline Closes Tomorrow! Dear Reloader, We are thrilled to announce some of the speakers, mentors and investors joining this year’s RG Challenge – it’s sure to be our best accelerator ever! Read on to hear about the successful UK investors...
April 10th, 2019 | Awards, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

What’s next?

What’s next?
Hello from Young Executives in Shipping! Open discussion was our motivation to come into contact with each other and now you have the chance to be aware for any news in first place … Yes Forum – the open dialogue platform between executives in shipping, shipping tourism and young people who are...
April 8th, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More