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Applying for jobs at sea

Applying for jobs at sea

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Social Program Compensation (SPC) payments

Social Program Compensation (SPC) payments

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Our message for the new year, 2024

Our message for the new year, 2024

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IBF to implement high-risk area in the Red Sea

IBF to implement high-risk area in the Red Sea

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ITF Expo 2023

ITF Seafarers Expo in Philippines 23rd- 25th June 2023

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Read the results of our survey on bullying/harassment & sexual harassment

Results for our survey of bullying and harassment published. Norwegian Seafarers Union. Women.

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#IExistToo forum 2023 celebrates LGBTQ+ in the maritime industry

#IExistToo forum 2023 celebrates LGBTQ+ in the maritime industry

AMOSUP

Your guide to AMOSUP benefits

Your guide to AMOSUP benefits, wherever you work, NCL, RCCL, Seabourn, SeaDream, Viking, Fred Olsen, The World, Seafarers' Rights

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Don't waste money- get free help from the union

Don't waste money, get free help from the union. Why getting help from the union is better than paying for a private lawyer.

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Sexual harassment focus of third NSU women’s conference

Sexual harassment focus of third Norwegian Seafarers Union Women's Conference 2023

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Death in service benefit

This is a short guide to remind seafarers and crew that filling in the correct details for the death in service benefit is extremely important to protect your family.

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Check out the photos from our 2022 seminars

NSU Cruise Seminars started again in 2022

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Find out when we are visiting your ship

Find out when we are visiting your ship. The Norwegian Seafarers Union will be visiting cruise ships until the end of the year.

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Report bad agencies and hiring partners

Report fake job adverts, bad agencies and hiring partners using the ITF app

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Get the latest news from the Norwegian Seafarers Union

We have released our latest newsletter to coincide with IMO Day of the Seafarer on 25th June.

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Everything you wanted to know about the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC)

A guide to Everything you wanted to know about the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

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ITF launches anti-scam web tool for seafarers

ITF launches anti-scam guide for seafarers. It will help seafarers identify legitimate manning agents and help to stop scam job adverts

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Beware of fake ads for cruise jobs- it's a scam!

There are many fake adverts being published on social media at the moment. Don't click on them.

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Singapore vaccinates 10,000 seafarers as keyworkers

We are pleased to note that the Singapore government has started with its plan to vaccinate 10,000 seafarers by the end of January. This is after Singapore became one of the first countries to recognise seafarers as keyworkers.

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ILO rules that governments have failed seafarers

The ILO has ruled that governments have failed seafarers by not getting them safely home, repatriated or able to execute crew change, leaving many seafarers stranded at home or at sea

ITF Seafarers LabourStart