Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

RightShip and Human Rights at Sea join forces to help improve welfare for seafarers around the world

RightShip and Human Rights at Sea join forces to help improve welfare for seafarers around the world
David Hammond Esq. CEO of Human Rights at Sea Right: Martin Crawford-Brunt, CEO of RightShip RightShip and Human Rights at Sea join forces to help improve welfare for seafarers around the world New partnership sees RightShip back Human Rights at Sea’s global mission to end human rights abuses committed...
April 7th, 2020 | Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Launch of Emergency Funding Campaign for Developing World Seafarers

Launch of Emergency Funding Campaign for Developing World Seafarers
. Launch of Emergency Funding Campaign for Developing World Seafarers London, 06 April 2020: Today sees the launch of a charity crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for developing world seafarers and their families that have been severely impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic. While much of the shipping...
April 6th, 2020 | Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

“We all rely on seafarers. Now, more than ever, they rely on us.” Sailors’ Society launches COVID-19 resources and appeal

“We all rely on seafarers. Now, more than ever, they rely on us.”  Sailors’ Society launches COVID-19 resources and appeal
International maritime welfare charity Sailors’ Society has launched a suite of practical resources including advice, contacts and podcasts to help seafarers during the coronavirus crisis “We all rely on seafarers. Now, more than ever, they rely on us.” Sailors’ Society launches...
March 31st, 2020 | Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR, IT and Communications | Read More

The Mission to Seafarers urges industry to recognise seafarers as international key workers during Covid-19 crisis

The Mission to Seafarers urges industry to recognise seafarers as international key workers during Covid-19 crisis
. The Mission to Seafarers urges industry to recognise seafarers as international key workers during Covid-19 crisis The Mission unites with maritime organisations and charities to campaign for seafarers’ welfare at a time of significant difficulty    LONDON, 27 March 2020 – The Mission to Seafarers...
March 27th, 2020 | Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Posidonia rescheduled for October 2020

Posidonia rescheduled for October 2020
. Posidonia rescheduled for October 2020 In view of the escalating challenges we all face as a result of the Coronavirus-COVID-19 pandemic and the need to safeguard the health and wellbeing of our exhibitors and visitors while at the same time complying with WHO and Greek Government guidelines, we have...
March 17th, 2020 | Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, News | Read More

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event
HESGB president Dimitris Monioudis’ welcome speech HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event a note by Anny Zade With Dimitris Monioudis at the helm, his super team of members and the events secretariat, this HESGB (Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain) Anniversary, its Silver...
March 1st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Social Columns, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens

ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens
Director of the Charitable Institution, Ms Antonellou and Chris Leontopoulos, Director, Global Ship Systems Center, ABS ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens ABS employees in Athens raised €1,660 for the PEN Orphanage in the Kallithea district, near the ABS Piraeus offices. Colleagues...
February 28th, 2020 | Charity, Classification Societies, News | Read More

The Mission to Seafarers calls for seafarer welfare nominations at annual Singapore Seafarers’ Awards

The Mission to Seafarers calls for seafarer welfare nominations at annual Singapore Seafarers’ Awards
. The Mission to Seafarers calls for seafarer welfare nominations at annual Singapore Seafarers’ Awards  Awards recognise seafarers, shore staff, volunteers and organisations supporting seafarer welfare LONDON, 19 February 2020 – Leading international seafarer welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers,...
February 19th, 2020 | Awards, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Seafarers’ charity helps crew whose ship goes adrift

Seafarers’ charity helps crew whose ship goes adrift
.. Seafarers’ charity helps crew whose ship goes adrift Global maritime charity Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea) in the Seychelles has stepped in to assist a crew of five fishermen who were cast adrift in the Indian Ocean following engine failure. The crew sent out a distress message and were...
February 7th, 2020 | Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Prof. John Chrysoulakis meets Hellenic Associations and Charities in London

Prof. John Chrysoulakis meets Hellenic Associations and Charities in London
Members of the Associations and Charities with His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas, Prof John Chrysoulakis and the Greek Ambassador Dimitrios Caramitsos – Tziras Prof. John Chrysoulakis meets Hellenic Associations  and Charities in London The Hellenic Bankers Association – UK (HBA-UK) hosted a gathering...
February 3rd, 2020 | Archaeology, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, People and Places, Religion | Read More

GIWA 2020 makes waves

GIWA 2020 makes waves
The GIWA Committe on a l to r: Liza Koromila, Iro Koutsioumba, Mary Kate Marioulka, Sofia Konstantopoulou, Maria Hatziaslani, Naya Boltetsou, Fotini Voyiatzi, Sonia Chimona and Ioanna Paschalidou GIWA 2020 makes waves The opening event of the second GIWA Awards took place on Friday, January 17, at Greek...
February 1st, 2020 | Awards, Charity, Communication, Events, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Maritime charity issues Coronavirus guidance for its ship visitors

Maritime charity issues Coronavirus guidance for its ship visitors
Maritime charity issues Coronavirus guidance for its ship visitors Global maritime charity has issued guidance for its GB port chaplains and ship visitors following the outbreak of the Coronavirus. The charity also deploys chaplains on cruise ships to support crew welfare. Media have reported the detention...
January 31st, 2020 | Charity, Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Medical, Ports & Terminals | Read More

BinForGreenSeas’s success in Northwest leads to Southeast expansion

BinForGreenSeas’s success in Northwest leads to Southeast expansion
.. BinForGreenSeas’s success in Northwest leads to Southeast expansion Three Beaches in Kent to benefit from BinForGreenSeas Following the success of its bins on Blackpool and Bognor Regis, GreenSeas Trust is set to change the mind-set of beach litterers with three new bins in Kent. The first of...
January 29th, 2020 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Seafarers’ chaplain honoured for 50 years of service

Seafarers’ chaplain honoured for 50 years of service
Rev Bill McCrea has been honoured by Southampton-based international maritime charity Sailors’ Society for 50 years of service Seafarers’ chaplain honoured for 50 years of service Chaplain to families of the Herald of Free Enterprise disaster still supports seafarers in Southampton “One in a million”...
January 29th, 2020 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles, Religion | Read More

Improvement in connectivity at sea, but less satisfaction oveall, latest Seafarers Happiness Report shows

Improvement in connectivity at sea, but less satisfaction oveall, latest Seafarers Happiness Report shows
. Improvement in connectivity at sea, but less satisfaction oveall, latest Seafarers Happiness Report shows Latest Seafarers Happiness Index from The Mission to Seafarers shows decrease in positivity and satisfaction among those working at sea LONDON, 28 JANUARY 2020 – The latest Seafarers Happiness...
January 28th, 2020 | Charity, Communication | Read More

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics
Achilleas Papadionysiou (l) with John Faraclas (r) Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics Following John Faraclas’s June 18th 2018 interview by SBC TV, we continue with yet another live interview he gave on Greek and international shipping, geopolitics,...
January 26th, 2020 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Archaeology, Art and auctions, Awards, Banking, Books, Charity, Climate, Communication, Cruise Industry, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, Holidays, Immigration, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Safety and Security, Shipfinance, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.
From the blessing of the traditional Greek New Year cake (Vasilopita) The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition. Once again, the International Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Piraeus, celebrated New Year in the Greek tradition, with the cutting of the traditional Greek...
January 21st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, People and Places, Scholarships | Read More

Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef

Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef
. Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef  Ahead of the Hempel World Cup Series event in Miami, USA, sailors and officials teamed up on Friday 17 January to rescue a coral reef. The expedition, led by World Sailing and the University of Miami, and supported by Hempel,...
January 18th, 2020 | Charity, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Juan de Fuca in the Straits of Chimera; the Book

Juan de Fuca in the Straits of Chimera; the Book
Juan de Fuca in the Straits of Chimera; the Book Ioannis Focas (Juan de Fuca) the first European to explore far latitudes off Canada; Evridiki Livada-Duca* tells the true story of the Greek navigator Ioannis Focas or Juan de Fuca, the 16th century Ulysses. Back on the 22nd of October we had an article...
December 29th, 2019 | Books, Charity, Clubs, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Story of the Week | Read More

Stella Maris supporting seafarers facing unseen crisis at Christmas

Stella Maris supporting seafarers facing unseen crisis at Christmas
Stella Maris port chaplain with a seafarer Stella Maris supporting seafarers facing unseen crisis at Christmas While most businesses and companies have started winding down operations in preparation for the Christmas holidays, global maritime charity Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea) will be busy...
December 23rd, 2019 | Charity, Corruption, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Religion | Read More

Hill Dickinson’s Christmas fundraising will provide £9,000 in much needed support for vulnerable children

Hill Dickinson’s Christmas fundraising will provide £9,000 in much needed support for vulnerable children
Hill Dickinson’s Carols by Candlelight atSt Botolph’s Church on Bishopsgate. Hill Dickinson’s Christmas fundraising will provide £9,000 in much needed support for vulnerable children International maritime law firm Hill Dickinson kicked off the 2019 Christmas season with an evening of...
December 23rd, 2019 | Charity, Legal, News | Read More

The BDI@1,151: CAUTION!

The BDI@1,151: CAUTION!
John Faraclas The BDI@1,151: CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost ALSO its 1,200 points threshold – THANKS to the triple-digit Capes’ losses. Geopolitics a big “farce” given the inhumane business and political hooligans behaviour which will damage shipping in its entirety – and beyond…...
December 19th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

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