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Celebrating Day of the Seafarer 2017 #SeafarersMatter 25 June

​This year, once again, 25 June marks the annual Day of the Seafarer (DotS). DotS was established in a resolution adopted by the 2010 Diplomatic Conference in Manila to adopt the revised STCW Convention. 213 more words


Protecting the ship from the inside

Inevitable in the seafaring profession, effective measures must be taken to combat fatigue in the workplace

Originally published by Seafarer Asia Security and Welfare Issue… 851 more words


Producing leaders

As the first maritime school in the Philippines, the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy laid the foundation for a strong maritime industry and more.

Originally published by Seafarer Asia Nationalism Issue on November 2015… 1,451 more words

Published Works

SeafarerHelp helps problematic seafarers for FREE

Depression, bullying, harassment and unpaid wages, among others, are common issues seafarers and their immediate family members commonly encounter.

If you’re likely having a heavy heart now and you have no one’s shoulder to cry on, don’t worry my friend for SeafarerHelp, a special program of International Seafarers Welfare and Network (ISWAN), can lift your sinking spirit. 241 more words

Working Pinoy On Cruise Ships

A Letter From a Seafarer's Girlfriend

If there is one remarkable advice I have given to someone, it is to never fall in love with a seafarer.

And then I met you. 523 more words