Posts Tagged ‘Human Rights at Sea’

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi
Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi 11th April 2019 London.UK. Attending the 2019 Empowering Women in the Maritime Community conference at the World Maritime University in Malmo, Sweden, Human Rights at Sea legal researcher, Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi, submitted...
April 11th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

First Geneva Declaration on Human Rights at Sea published

First Geneva Declaration on Human Rights at Sea published
First Geneva Declaration on Human Rights at Sea published London.UK. The first version of the inaugural ‘Geneva Declaration on Human Rights at Sea‘ is today published by Human Rights at Sea after the initial drafting session was held in Switzerland on 20-21 March 2019 at the Graduate Instiute of...
April 10th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

Missing Seafarers & Fishers Reporting Programme IP Reinforced

Missing Seafarers & Fishers Reporting Programme IP Reinforced
London.UK. Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce that its Missing Seafarers & Fishers Reporting Programme has had its intellectual property (IP) reinforced in respect of protecting the original concept, logo, name and the work of the charity through the award of a Trademark by the UK Intellectual...
February 25th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

David Hammond retires as CEO of Human Rights at Sea

David Hammond retires as CEO of Human Rights at Sea
David Hammond The Trustees of Human Rights at Sea today announce that the Founder of the charity, David Hammond, will be retiring from his role as CEO and will become a Trustee effective as of 1 October 2017. The charity will be appointing a new Chief Operating Officer and expanding its Trustees to bring...
September 14th, 2017 | Charity | Read More

New Trustees join Human Rights at Sea

New Trustees join Human Rights at Sea
Amanda Hastings Human Rights at Sea is very pleased to welcome two new Trustees in support of the charity’s national and international work, and its development. Mr. Ian Millen and Ms. Amanda Hastings join the charity with immediate effect. Ms. Fiona Laurence, Chair of Trustees, said: “We are very...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Person Profiles | Read More

New case of Seafarer abuse exposed

New case of Seafarer abuse exposed
MT Ocean Pride washing water “We are totally unsafe here… this is a dead ship. Sea water is leaking in the engine room… no facilities… rusty water…. If anything happens we will not survive. All will be dead… Please send us home.” Human Rights at Sea today publishes yet another detailed...
July 4th, 2017 | Charity, Corruption, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, HR, IT and Communications, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Human Rights at Sea outlines the first voluntary Code of Conduct for Search and Rescue NGOs in the European Parliament

Human Rights at Sea outlines the first voluntary Code of Conduct for Search and Rescue NGOs in the European Parliament
On Wednesday 29 March, CEO David Hammond spoke in the European Parliament to outline the new voluntary ‘Code of Conduct for Search and Rescue Operations undertaken by civil society Non-Governmental Organisations in the Mediterranean Sea’ and to urge European institutions to better support lawful...
March 31st, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, HR | Read More

Human Rights at Sea: Winter 2016 Updates

Human Rights at Sea: Winter 2016 Updates
Newsletter No.9Our Reporting: Final Quarter 2016 View this email in your browser Read Time: 6 Minutes CEO’s Summary For those in the northern hemisphere today is our shortest day. The good news for those affected is that tomorrow is the first day moving...
December 21st, 2016 | Associations, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Reports | Read More

Marlins and Human Rights at Sea launch new diversity and inclusivity training for seafarers

Marlins and Human Rights at Sea launch new diversity and inclusivity training for seafarers
It’s no secret to those in the industry that the maritime sector is one of the most diverse in the world. Seafarers hail from a wide range of cultures, nationalities and beliefs, as well as representing the full spectrum of gender and sexual orientation. This diverse environment makes the industry...
September 12th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Human Rights at Sea builds Iranian relations through Internship Programme

Human Rights at Sea builds Iranian relations through Internship Programme
David Hammond Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce the further development of its international Internship Programme as sponsored by Seafarers UK, with the acceptance of Mrs Hajar Hejazi as its first female Iranian-based intern. Hajar was born in Dehaghan, Esfahan, Iran. After graduation for her...
June 20th, 2016 | Associations, HR | Read More

20 Questions exposing the African Economic Migrant Narrative to the Maritime Community

20 Questions exposing the African Economic Migrant Narrative to the Maritime Community
HRAS MIGRANT Report 2016 “I have no worry about crossing the sea, because as soon as I take decision to leave my family for an unknown world, there is no more worry. I will either succeed or die. That is it.” Following extensive field research in the Sahel, Africa, Human Rights at Sea releases its...
June 13th, 2016 | Associations, HR, Reports | Read More

Human Rights at Sea expands global flagship programme…

Human Rights at Sea expands global flagship programme…
David Hammond Human Rights at Sea expands global flagship programme to record and investigate cases of missing seafarers to include missing fishers at sea The updated and re-titled ‘Missing Seafarers and Fishers Reporting Programme’ is a reflection of the increasing scope of the Human Rights at Sea...
April 28th, 2016 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Volunteer Maritime Rescuers: Awareness of Criminalisation

Volunteer Maritime Rescuers: Awareness of Criminalisation
UK 19 April 2016. Human Rights at Sea publish new international guidance. The independent maritime human rights charity, Human Rights at Sea, today publishes new independent guidance for volunteer maritime rescuers for their awareness of the potential risks of criminalisation when planning for and facilitating...
April 19th, 2016 | Marine Insurance, News, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Human Rights at Sea welcomes ITF pledge to fund MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew legal costs

Human Rights at Sea welcomes ITF pledge to fund MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew legal costs
MV Seaman Guard Ohio “Our families face financial ruin. Men have lost wives, houses have been repossessed, family members have died and one of the men is due to become a father in the next few days. This existence cannot be sustained indefinitely. Politicians on both sides should resolve their differences....
January 27th, 2016 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, ITF, Legal, People and Places, Safety and Security | Read More

IMHR Conference Takes Shape

IMHR Conference Takes Shape
Jean Gowin MD Jeanius Consulting Following an overwhelmingly positive response to the launch of the first International Maritime Human Rights Conference and Gala Dinner, Ensign Events, together with Human Rights at Sea, are delighted to announce that the event is now open for delegate registrations and...
December 16th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Ensign Events announces launch of first IMHR Conference

Ensign Events announces launch of first IMHR Conference
Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes Ensign Events announces launch of first International Maritime Human Rights Conference  “Respect, Responsibility, Remedy in the Maritime Environment”  Ensign Events together with Human Rights at Sea announce the launch of the International Maritime Human Rights Conference...
November 16th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Missing Seafarers Reporting Programme fully mobile enabled

Missing Seafarers Reporting Programme fully mobile enabled
David Hammond Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce that its Missing Seafarers Reporting Programme online platform is now fully mobile enabled for all smart phones, tablets and mobile devices. This facility is a requirement for keeping pace with technological advances and online use for ensuring...
October 26th, 2015 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Safety and Security | Read More

Australian Senate Committee Recognises Breaches of Human Rights of Asylum Seekers Arriving by Sea Detained on Nauru

Australian Senate Committee Recognises Breaches of Human Rights of Asylum Seekers Arriving by Sea Detained on Nauru
David Hammond Human Rights at Sea has been following the investigations by the Australian Senate Committee concerning the detention of asylum seekers arriving by sea in the Nauru Regional Processing Centre. On 31 August 2015 the Australian Senate Select Committee on the Recent Allegations relating to...
September 3rd, 2015 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Human Rights at Sea announce a new partnership with AFEX

Human Rights at Sea announce a new partnership with AFEX
Gareth Germain Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce a new partnership with AFEX, one of the world’s largest non-bank payment and risk management solution providers in the world. By Jeanius Consulting AFEX EU Human Resources Manager, Gareth Germain, said: “We are delighted to be working with...
January 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News, People and Places, Safety and Security | Read More

NGO Shipbreaking Platform welcomes new initiative “Human Rights at Sea” as partner organisation

NGO Shipbreaking Platform welcomes new initiative “Human Rights at Sea” as partner organisation
Platform welcomes as partner organisation the new initiative “Human Rights at Sea”, calling for the maritime industry to face its human rights responsibility  Brussels,  10 November 2014 – The NGO Shipbreaking Platform, a global coalition of environmental, human rights and labour rights organisations...
November 10th, 2014 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security, Ship Demolitions | Read More