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  • Understanding Tomorrow’s Maritime World

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    Understanding Tomorrow’s Maritime World

    The future of maritime trade is set to impact the jobs and lives of people who work at sea. So, what does it all mean for seafarer? Are you ready for a new era and all that will bring?

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    Getting Ready for IMO2020

    Getting Ready for IMO2020

    The Maritime Mental Health Maze

    The Maritime Mental Health Maze

    Reasons Why Ports Become Boring For Seafarers

    Time was when ports were abuzz with exotic cargoes, vessels and of course seafarers. There were pubs which existed to serve them, there were other very “specialised” businesses which sprang up to cater for their ”needs”. Today though it is all so different. Ships dock far from most towns, and the days of people even recognising seafarers seem over hence, being in port becomes less enjoyable for many seafarers.

    Abandonment: Curse of Crews

    Abandonment: Curse of Crews

    Let’s Get More Women in Maritime

    Let’s Get More Women in Maritime

    Maritime Mental Health, Wealth and Happiness

    Maritime Mental Health, Wealth and Happiness

    Seafaring A-Z Alphabet - D is for...

    Davy Jones – The infamous Davy Jones’ locker is an idiom often used by seafarers referring to the bottom of the sea. It is used as a euphemism for drowning or shipwrecks in which seafarers and unfortunate vessels are consigned to the deep, and sent to Davy Jones' Locker.

    Talking About Seafarers Happiness

    Talking About Seafarers Happiness

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