Beware of fake job adverts- it could be a scam (Published November 2020)

There are lots of fake job adverts being targeted at cruise ship workers at the moment. Please double-check.

Add event (Published November 2020)

World AIDS Day 2020 Facebook live : Challenging Stigma and Discrimination at Work (Published November 2020)

Join us on Facebook Live for World AIDS Day 2020

Eliminating violence and harassment in the world of work (Published November 2020)

ILO has established new global standards aimed at ending violence and harassment in the world of work.

ITF: "don't use COVID to attack workers' rights" (Published November 2020)

The statement instead urged employers and governments to engage with unions and to protect workers' rights during the pandemic.

IMO and UNWTO support safe re-start of cruise industry (Published November 2020)

The International Maritime Organisation and the World Tourism Organisation issued a joint statement in support of the cruise industry's safe re-start

SCAM ALERT FOR RCCL CREW (Published October 2020)

There is a scam letter circulating to RCCL crew. Below you can see a picture of the letter.

Ship visits and seminars cancelled for 2020 (Published September 2020)

NSU activities are cancelled for 2020

Crew home but challenges ahead (Published September 2020)

As the cruise industry and unions near completion of the repatriation of almost 250,000 seafarers, the ITF warns of challenges ahead.

Events (Published September 2020)

Please note that, because of COVID-19 restrictions, some of the events listed will be online only.

Watch and share this short film about what we do and who we are (Published August 2020)

Check out our new film!

News (Published August 2020)

Get the latest news from NSU

What we do (Published August 2020)

This section is about the activities of the union.

Useful links for seafarers (Published August 2020)

Here are some links to our social media and some international organisations that may be helpful.

Why are we called the Norwegian Seafarers' Union? (Published August 2020)

Why are we called the Norwegian Seafarers Union when we represent seafarers from all over the world?

NSU leadership (Published August 2020)

These are the three most senior elected officials of the Norwegian Seafarers' Union.

About us (Published August 2020)

Norwegian Seafarers' Union (NSU) is a trade union for seafarers in the cruise industry, fisheries, cargo ships around the world. Our aim is to improve working conditions for seafarers across the shipping industry. We are affiliated to the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF).

Seafarers’ House in San Juan, Puerto Rico (Published May 2020)

We were established in 2003 with support from the ITF. The centre aims to provide a space where seafarers can feel at home.

Cruise jobs (Published May 2020)

Here are the recruitment pages for cruise companies covered by our CBAs.

Legal issues (Published May 2020)

We can give legal advice on work-related issues

ITF Seafarers LabourStart