Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity

Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity
… Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity Our Latest News Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity Dec 10, 2019 12:29 am London. UK. On World Human Rights Day 2019, from within...
December 10th, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”…

The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”…
John Faraclas   The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 38 points thanks once again to the volatile Capes and to a lesser extend to the rising Panamaxes… Good to see same above the 1,600 point threshold! Twists...
December 3rd, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Marine Insurance, Markets, Military, News, P and I Clubs, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

‘Reload Greece’ on #GivingTuesday

‘Reload Greece’ on #GivingTuesday
‘Reload Greece’ on #GivingTuesday Dear Reloader, Today is Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving when millions of people across the world pledge to get involved and give back to the causes that matter to them. Today on our social media channels, we have been celebrating the support of our...
December 3rd, 2019 | Charity, HR, Markets | Read More

Breaking barriers and uniting ideas to take shipping forward

Breaking barriers and uniting ideas to take shipping forward
Dr. Aleka Sheppard during her keynote speech Breaking barriers and uniting ideas to take shipping forward A vision of synergy for the exchange of knowledge, the forging of bonds and the promotion of the maritime and legal strengths of London gave birth to the London Shipping Law Centre and provided the...
November 29th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events, Insight, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Story of the Year | Read More

Latest statistics from seafarers’ helpline published in ISWAN Annual Review

Latest statistics from seafarers’ helpline published in ISWAN Annual Review
Latest statistics from seafarers’ helpline published in ISWAN Annual Review The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) has published 2018-19 statistics from its international helpline for seafarers and their families, SeafarerHelp, as part of its first annual review. ISWAN...
November 25th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, ITF, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Reports | Read More

The Dry Market might turn a liability for all, unless…

The Dry Market might turn a liability for all, unless…
John Faraclas The Dry Market might turn a liability for all, unless… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 29 points since yesterday and now stands at 1,284! One a weekly though basis the BDI was down 73 points! Geopolitics in jeopardy…  John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The Capes did it...
November 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Civil Unrest, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Music, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

UGS: Donation of high speed patrol vessels to the Greek State

UGS: Donation of high speed patrol vessels to the Greek State
Theodore El. Veniamis UGS: Donation of high speed patrol vessels to the Greek State The Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS), through the Greek Shipowners’ Social Welfare Company Syn-Enosis (www.syn-enosis.gr),  responding with a sense of responsibility to the national challenges facing our country, donated...
November 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Military, News, Safety and Security | Read More

WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach”

WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach”
WISTA-Hellas president Angie Hartmann during her opening address WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach” Over 200 key players from the Greek and international shipping community came together for the WISTA Hellas 2019 Annual Forum at Athens’ Hilton Hotel on...
November 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Oinoussian Ball 2019.

The Oinoussian Ball 2019.
.. The Oinoussian Ball 2019 On Saturday 16th November, after the sunset brought on a crispy chill in the air, around 350 guests arrived at The Nine Kings Suite at The Royal Lancaster London, W2, to attend the Oinoussian Ball 2019 to celebrate the 77th Anniversary of Oinoussai Benevolent Fund. from the...
November 17th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events, People and Places, Story of the Month | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal leads six women reading lessons at MtS Christmas service

HRH The Princess Royal leads six women reading lessons at MtS Christmas service
HRH the Princess Royal HRH The Princess Royal leads six women reading lessons at MtS Christmas service London, November 14, 2019:  International seafarer welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers, today announced that its President, HRH The Princess Royal, will be attending and reading a lesson...
November 14th, 2019 | Charity, Religion | Read More

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture
(L-R) L. Makris, Surveyor (Yachts & Small Crafts) /Hellenic Lloyd’s, Dr N. Mazarakis, Professor /Marine Meteorology, RADM J. Drymoussis, Deputy Commander/Hellenic Navy Fleet, G. Genikaliotis, Chairman/Vourkari Sailing Club and C. Triantafillou, HELMEPA “Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture” The...
November 14th, 2019 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

Looking for sea turtles in the North Aegean Sea

Looking for sea turtles in the North Aegean Sea
Fishers from Kalymnos island in Chios Looking for sea turtles in the North Aegean Sea Greece hosts some of the most important nesting sites to sea turtles[1] across the Mediterranean Sea, while also holds wintering and foraging sites for resident population of adults and juveniles. In the past few years,...
November 11th, 2019 | Charity, Environment, Fisheries, News, Oceanology | Read More

Steamship Mutual to sponsor ISWAN’s mental health resources for seafarers

Steamship Mutual to sponsor ISWAN’s mental health resources for seafarers
Steamship Mutual to sponsor ISWAN’s mental health resources for seafarers The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) has welcomed Steamship Mutual as the new sponsor of its mental health resources for seafarers. ISWAN’s resources include a series of three self-help guides...
November 11th, 2019 | Charity, HR, P and I Clubs | Read More

Human Rights at Sea: Bangkok Post Op-Ed: Seafood industry must walk talk

Human Rights at Sea: Bangkok Post Op-Ed: Seafood industry must walk talk
. Human Rights at Sea: Bangkok Post Op-Ed: Seafood industry must walk talk The following Op-Ed was written by Art Prapha, Oxfam America’s Senior Private Sector Adviser and was published  in the Bangkok Post on the 5th of November 2019.  Human Rights at Sea replicates hereunder. “Recently, the...
November 7th, 2019 | Charity, Food and Drink | Read More

Celebrating 9,600 drivers trained and £75,000 for 75 years

Celebrating 9,600 drivers trained and £75,000 for 75 years
  .. Celebrating 9,600 drivers trained and £75,000 for 75 years This month we celebrated our road safety results in the presence of HRH The Princess Royal On the 24th October we held our annual Showcase, hosted by Ashurst LLP in London. The event was an opportunity to highlight our achievements...
November 1st, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ABP extends title sponsorship of Southampton Marathon

ABP extends title sponsorship of Southampton Marathon
Chris Rees, Strategic Development Director at ReesLeisure and Alastair Welch ABP Regional Director at ABP ABP extends title sponsorship of Southampton Marathon   ABP’s Port of Southampton has confirmed it is extending its title sponsorship of the ABP Southampton Marathon for a further four years,...
October 28th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, News, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project announces new global initiatives in pursuit of mapping entire ocean floor

The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project announces new global initiatives in pursuit of mapping entire ocean floor
The GEBCO Ocean Map 2019. Credit: GEBCO The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project announces new global initiatives in pursuit of mapping entire ocean floor London, Tuesday 22 October 2019 – Three new global initiatives for mapping the world’s entire ocean floor have been announced in London...
October 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Oceanology | Read More

Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: Working Together. The Headline of the 11th ICMA World Conference

Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: Working Together. The Headline of the 11th ICMA World Conference
. Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: Working Together. The Headline of the 11th ICMA World Conference Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Reporting from the city of Kaohsiung, Human Rights at Sea attends the 11th International Christian Maritime Association (ICMA) world conference as a guest civil society NGO alongside...
October 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Religion | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal attends Mission to Seafarers celebrations in Yokohama

HRH The Princess Royal attends Mission to Seafarers  celebrations in Yokohama
HRH The Princess Royal being welcomed at Christ Church in Yamate,   HRH The Princess Royal attends Mission to Seafarers  celebrations in Yokohama Yokohama, October 18, 2019: The Mission to Seafarers held a maritime service and lunch in Yokohama, attended by its President, HRH The Princess Royal and...
October 21st, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread

The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread
John Faraclas                             The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 36 points amid chaotic Geopolitical developments. Everything is at stake now all over Planet...
October 17th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Propeller Club Liverpool at the One Fine Day for a Charity Casino Night

Propeller Club Liverpool at the One Fine Day for a Charity Casino Night
l to r: Anneley Pickles, Steven Jones, Anna Kaparaki and Michael Dispanas Propeller Club Liverpool:  Charity Casino Night – Friday October 11th 2019, at One Fine Day, Liverpool Steven Jones writes: Tiring of so many lunches, and even the best of speakers, Propeller Club Liverpool decided to change...
October 13th, 2019 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: World Mental Health Day: Mindfulness for the Maritime Industry

Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: World Mental Health Day: Mindfulness for the Maritime Industry
. Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: World Mental Health Day: Mindfulness for the Maritime Industry London, UK.  The 10th October is World Mental Health Day with this year’s focus being on suicide prevention. Today, Human Rights at Sea in partnership with author and mental health coach, Gillian...
October 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR | Read More

Captain’s Dinner, Lifeline Hellas humanitarian dinner in aid of the State Hospitals in Greece

Captain’s Dinner, Lifeline Hellas humanitarian dinner in aid of the State Hospitals in Greece
l to r: Dimitra Theocharis, the golden sponsor Alexia-Stella Mantzaris, Princess Katherine, Harry Theocharis, the Greek Minister for Tourism, Prince Alexander and Emi Tricardou Captain’s Dinner, Lifeline Hellas humanitarian dinner in aid of the State Hospitals in Greece Lifeline Hellas Humanitarian...
October 9th, 2019 | Charity, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility | Read More

Hellas’ minister of National Defence Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos and Panos Laskaridis sign donation acceptance for a general support ship

Hellas’ minister of National Defence Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos and Panos Laskaridis sign donation acceptance for a general support ship
From the signing ceremony © Ministry of National Defence Hellas’ minister of National Defence Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos and Panos Laskaridis sign donation acceptance for a general support ship The Shipping Community is well known internationally for its charitable work, work encompassing every...
October 7th, 2019 | Charity, Military, News | Read More

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”
Dimitris Mitsatsos, Director, General/HELMEPA, presenting the program “Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean” OnThursday, 3 October 2019 representatives of the maritime press in Piraeus, Greece were presented with this 3-year...
October 4th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More