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2014 (19 Article, Interviews)

  1. The next phase –human rights at sea .
  2. Writing the Rules .
  3. Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB) Keynote speech – ICT Sector – Deutsche Telekom – 26 March 2014.
  4. HRAS Launch – Seatrade Global 4 April 2014.
  5. IHS Fairplay launch article 8 May 2014.
  6. IHRB Guest article 20 May 2014.
  7. Maritime Executive slavery article 1 July 2014.
  8. All About Shipping Anti-bribery, Corruption and Human Rights at Sea article 9 July 2014
  9. IHS Maritime 360:  Girija Shettar discusses the challenge of defending seafarer rights in today’s shipping industry – Video.
  10. Voice of America Podcast 20 August 2014.
  11. New Zealand TV Interview 20 August 2014.
  12. The Maritime Executive – Seafarers Psychological Support Article 25 September 2014.
  13. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights and CSR Article 25 October 2014.
  14. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights Supporters Rally to Protect Seafarers Article 29 October 2014.
  15. Cargo Security International – HRAS – Cause and Effect Article November 2014.
  16. IHS Maritime 360 – Database to assist maritime investigations Article 7 December 2014.
  17. The Maritime Executive – HRAS receives funds for Missing Seafarers Project Article 4 December 2014.
  18. IHS Maritime 360 – Charity wants hard facts on missing seafarers Article 4 December 2014
  19. The Law Society – Human Rights at Sea: A new independent perspective for Human Rights in the maritime sector – 16 December 2014.

2015 (62 Articles)

  1. IHS Maritime 360 – Seafarers UK funding enables Missing Seafarers Register to go live Article 2 February 2015.
  2. IHS Maritime 360 – MLC Human Rights Convention ‘myth debunked Article 13 February 2015.
  3. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights Case Has Maritime Implications – 23 February 2015.
  4. BBC News – Seaman Guard Ohio Crew must be allowed home Article 11March 2015.
  5. Mission to Seafarers – Maritime charities appeal for action for MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew Article 11March 2015.
  6. Maritime CEO – Human Rights at Sea: IMO must change – 20 April 2015.
  7. Maritime Directory – Unlocking the issue campaign – 20 April 2015.
  8. Security Middle East – Unlocking the issue campaign – 20 April 2015.
  9. Security News Desk – HRAS Long term campaign – 20 April 2015.
  10. Marine Insight – Unlocking the issue campaign – 22 April 2015.
  11. Jeanius Consulting – Unlocking the issue campaign – 20 April 2015.
  12. Hellenic Shipping News – Unlocking the issue campaign – 21 April 2015.
  13. All About Shipping – Unlocking the issue campaign – 20 April 2015.
  14. Splash24/7 – HRAS takes aim at MLC 2006 – 20 April 2015.
  15. The Maritime Executive – Migrants: Libya is not Somalia – 29 April 2015.
  16. The Maritime Executive – Sea-Watch blog setting sail for the Med – 7 May 2015.
  17. The Maritime Executive – Sea-Watch duty to render assistance – 8 may 2015.
  18. Splash 24/7 – Readers question IMO’s ability to protect seafarers – 11 May 2015.
  19. Voice of America – Appeals Made to SE Asian Governments to Rescue Migrants – 12 May 2015.
  20. The Maritime Executive – HRAS Warns of Thousands Abandoned at Sea – 12 May 2015.
  21. IHS Maritime 360 – HRAS alerts shipping to Andaman Sea migrant crisis – 12 May 2015.
  22. Seatrade Global – HRAS calls for action on growing migrant crisis in north of the Malacca Straits – 12 May 2015
  23. Thomson Reuters Foundation ‘Mass casualties’ unless Thailand and others meet obligations to rescue boat people – 15 May 2015.
  24. The Maritime Executive – EUNAVFOR Mediterranean operations – 21 May 2015.
  25. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at sea becomes a Registered Charity – 21 May 2015.
  26. Voice of America (VoA) – Asia’s Boat People: Smuggled or Trafficked – 27 May 2015.
  27. The Maritime Executive – HRAS Adopts UN CSR Principles – 31 May 2015.
  28. The Maritime Executive – Human Trafficking – Giant Ocean Case – 3 June 2015.
  29. World Maritime News – HRAS issues Guidance on how to handle criminal suspects at sea – 5 June 2015.
  30. The Maritime Executive – Guidance on deprivation of liberty at sea released – 4 June 2015.
  31. The Maritime Executive – Who watches Out for the Seafarers and their families – 23 June 2015.
  32. The Maritime Executive – IMO and IOM pledge migration action – 29 June 2015.
  33. Marlins – Marlins partner with Human Rights at Sea – 13 July 2105.
  34. VShips – Human Rights at Sea partners with Marlins – 13 July 2015.
  35. IHS Maritime – Gender fair career at sea – 21 July 2015.
  36. The Maritime Executive – Ghana takes a lead in new anti-piracy initiative – 27 July 2015.
  37. The Maritime Executive – Thailand too slow on slavery reforms – 28 July 2015.
  38. The HRAS Interview – Interview with Daniel Webb of Australia’s Human Rights L;aw Centre – 1 September 2015.
  39. SeaTrade Maritme News – HRAS case study alleges appalling treatment of Indian Seafarers – 1 September 2015.
  40. The Maritime Executive – First Hand account of abuse – 1 September 2015.
  41. The Maritime Executive – Ship Detained Over Crew Wages – 10 September 2015.
  42. VIDEO: Human Rights at Sea supporting V.Group – A Maritime Nation – 10 September 2015
  43. The Maritime Executive – People Power – 19 September 2015.
  44. The Shipping Tribune – Fundraising for film about refugees and migrants – 22 September 2015.
  45. The Maritime Executive – World Maritime Day – What you think – 23 September 2015.
  46. The Maritime Executive – Setel joins Human Rights at Sea – 4 October 2015.
  47. The Maritime Executive – Under reporting of slavery and fisheries abuse – 5 October 2015.
  48. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at Sea Announces Trustee Changes – 8 October 2015.
  49. The Maritime Executive – Captain Jessica Tyson appointed as HRAS Trustee – 16 October 2015.
  50. The Maritime Executive – IMPA ACT joins Human Rights at Sea – 18 October 2015.
  51. Kickstarer – New CLANDESTINE film campaign – 18 October 2015.
  52. The Maritime Executive – Sexual orientation issues put on CSR agenda – 15 November 2015.
  53. The Maritime Executive – First International Maritime Human Rights Conference – 16 November 2015.
  54. The Handy Shipping Guide – Gala Event will focus on Human Rights of Mariners – 26 November 2015.
  55. Nautika Chronika (Greece) HRAS and Missing Seafarers & Fishers Reporting Programme – 2 December 2015.
  56. Ship Management International – Humanitarian Response e-learning course launched – 4 December 2015.
  57. Marlins – Humanitarian Response Course launch – 4 December 2015.
  58. Marine Link – New E-learning Course for Migrant Sea Rescue – 4 December 2015.
  59. Hellenic Shipping News – Humanitarian Response eLearning Course Release – 4 December 2015.
  60. IBANET – Human Rights at Sea and eyeWitness App – 7 December 2015.
  61. The Maritime Executive – App for Eye Witnesses to Atrocities – 7 December 2015.
  62. IHS Fairplay – App launched to help seafarers report abuse – 7 December 2015.
  63. The Maritime Executive – Falkland Islands moves to protect fishermen – 20 December 2015.

2016 (75 Articles)

  1. The Maritime Executive – HRAS Adivser awarded MBE – 1 January 2016.
  2. Lloyds List – Five years’ hard labour for Seaman Guard Ohio crew – 11 January 2016.
  3. The Maritime Executive – [Migrants] Trial for Man Accused of Causing 800 Deaths – 12 January 2016.
  4. The Maritime Executive – Life Line Ezidis – 13 January 2016.
  5. The Maritime Executive – Maritime human rights conference countdown – 14 January 2016.
  6. Lloyds List- Signed up, locked up, Laid up – 15 January 2016.
  7. Hellenic Shipping News – Human Rights at Sea welcomes ITF pledge to fund MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew legal costs – 27 January 2016.
  8. All About Shipping – Human Rights at Sea welcomes ITF pledge to fund MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew legal costs – 27 January 2016.
  9. The Maritime Executive – Migrants Die After Confusion over SAR Laws – 28 January 2016.
  10. The Maritime Executive – HRAS tells Lesbian Acceptance Story – 1 February 2016.
  11. The Maritime Executive – Documenting Human Rights Abuse at Sea – 5 February 2016.
  12. The Maritime Executive – Seafarer’s Family Doesn’t Accept “Suicide” – 10 February 2016.
  13. Hellenic Shipping News – First Family Impact Statement of the Missing Seafarers & Fishers Reporting Programme published – 10 February 2016.
  14. The Maritime Executive – Registration Opens for Maritime Human Rights Conference – 20 February 2016.
  15. The Maritime Executive – E.U. Urged to Act on Thai Fishing Slavery – 22 February 2016.
  16. Undercurrent News – NGOs issue letter to Vella, EU, over Thai human rights abuses – 23 February 2016.
  17. World Fishing & Aquaculture – EU urged to maintain pressure on Thailand – 23 February 2016.
  18. The Maritime Executive – Seaman Guard Ohio Crew Remain Convicts – 2 March 2016.
  19. The Maritime Executive – Seaman Guard Ohio – A Travesty of Justice? – 3 March 2016.
  20. The Maritime Executive – Seaman Guard Ohio: “Foreign Mercenaries” – 9 March 2016.
  21. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights: Why BP Should be Congratulated – 19 March 2016.
  22. The Maritime Executive – Requirements for the British Modern Slavery Act – 22 March 2016.
  23. The Maritime Executive – Maritime business and human rights issues clarified – 30 March 2016.
  24. Hellenic Shipping News – Human Rights at Sea delivers new publication on business and human rights – 30 March 2016.
  25. All About Shipping – HRAS delivers new publication on UN guiding principles – 30 March 2016.
  26. Business Human Rights Resource Centre – Human Rights at Sea report highlights need to implement UN Guiding Principles in maritime environment – 30 March 2016.
  27. The Maritime Executive – UK Supply chain slavery act enters in to force – 1 April 2016.
  28. The Maritime Executive – Abuse in Taiwan’s Fishing Industry – 16 April 2016.
  29. The Maritime Executive – New Criminalization Advice for Volunteer Rescuers and Masters – 19 April 2016.
  30. Hellenic Shipping News – Volunteer Maritime Rescuers – 19 April 2016
  31. IHS Fairplay – Criminalisation mitigation briefing for maritime rescuers published – 20 April 2016.
  32. Intermanager – Top 10 News Stories – 20 April 2016
  33. Maritime Journal – Criminalising Sea Rescue – 21 April 2016.
  34. Tanker Operator – Maritime rescuers – potential risk of criminalisation – 22 April 2016.
  35. The Maritime Executive – Trailer for New Migrant Film Launched – 27 April 2016.
  36. The Maritime Executive – PNG Rules Manus Island Detention is Illegal – 27 April 2016.
  37. Hellenic Shipping News – Human Rights at Sea expands global flagship programme – 28 April 2016.
  38. SAFETY4SEA – HRAS investigates cases of missing fishers at sea – 28 April 2016.
  39. The Maritime Executive – Missing Seafarers Program Expanded – 29 April 2016.
  40. The Maritime Executive – Seaman Guard Ohio Families March for Justice – 4 May 2016.
  41. The Maritime Executive – Thai Court to Hear Human Trafficking Case – 9 May 2016.
  42. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at Sea Announces New Supporter – 9 May 2016.
  43. The Maritime Executive – Over fishing and Commonplace Violence in Thailand – 13 May 2016.
  44. The Maritime Executive – International Human Rights Conference to Discuss CSR – 17 May 2016.
  45. The Maritime Executive – New Zealand Forces Re-Flag of Fishing Fleet – 1 June 2016.
  46. The Maritime Executive – Admiral Cristanio Aliperta Joins Human Rights at Sea – 7 June 2016.
  47. SAFETY4SEA – HRAS: Migrants exposing real-life stories – 15 June 2016.
  48. Hellenic Shipping News – Human Rights at Sea builds Iranian relations through Internship Programme – 21 June 2016.
  49. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at Sea Builds Iranian Relations– 26 June 2016.
  50. The Maritime Executive – Thailand Upgraded in Trafficking In Persons Report – 1 July 2016.
  51. The Maritime Executive – Thousand Day Ordeal for Seaman Guard Ohio Crew – 1 July 2016.
  52. The Maritime Executive – Sidiky’s Story – 3 July 2016.
  53. The Maritime Executive – Migrants Don’t See Traffickers as Criminals – 5 July 2016.
  54. The Maritime Executive – Becoming Part of the Migrant Smuggling System – 12 July 2016.
  55. The Maritime Executive – IMHR Unites Fisheries over Human Rights – 19 July 2016.
  56. The Maritime Executive – Migrants see better life on social media – 31 August 2016.
  57. Hellenic Shipping News – New trustee from EY joins Human Rights at Sea – 1 September 2016.
  58. The Maritime Executive – Migrants: The Tip of the Iceberg – 4 September 2016.
  59. The Maritime Executive – Should Diversity be Discussed in the Maritime Media? – 12 September 2016.
  60. Maritime Professional – New Guidance on Caring for Seafarer Mental Welfare – 12 September 2016
  61. Lloyds List – Maersk praised on human rights, but shipping lags behind – 14 September 2016
  62. The Maritime Executive – Call for Action on Human Rights at Sea “Without Exception” – 21 September 2016
  63. Ship Management International – Preserving the Rights of our Seafarers – Issue 63 September/October 2016
  64. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at Sea Call to Action – 2 October 2016
  65. The Maritime Executive – New Guidance Released on Seafarer Mental Health – 14 October 2016
  66. The Maritime Executive – Call to Address Human Rights and Illegal Fishing Links – 16 October 2016
  67. Tradewinds – Tsvaliris view on Human Rights – 28 October 2016
  68. Verisk Maplecroft – Putting Human Rights at sea on the supply chain agenda – 1 November 2016
  69. Lloyds List – Ship Operations – Owners risk human rights abuse claims – 24 November 2016
  70. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights: Stand Up for Someone – 10 December 2016
  71. Lloyds List – Ship operations – Stand up for someone’s human rights at sea – 12 December 2016
  72. The Maritime Executive – Seaman Guard Ohio Crew Spend Third Christmas in India – 12 December 2016
  73. Tradewinds – Abandoned Seafarers Free Neptune case – 16 December 2016
  74. The Maritime Executive – HRAS Publication Briefed to U.N. Human Rights Council – 25 December 2016
  75. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at Sea: An Annual Review – 27 December 2016

 

2017

  1. Lawfare – Harmonizing Human Rights Obligations with Security Interests– 18 January 2017
  2. Hellenic Shipping News – Human Rights at Sea launches new Legal Research Programme focused on maritime human rights issues – 19 January 2017
  3. Marine Insight – Human Rights At Sea Launches New Legal Research Programme – 19 January 2017
  4. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights at Sea Launches New Legal Research Program – 22 Jan wary 2017
  5. Hellenic Shipping News – Mr. Matthew Cox, CEO North Atlantic Fish, joins Human Rights at Sea Board of Trustees – 27 January 2017
  6. The Maritime Executive – CEO of North Atlantic Fish Joins Human Rights at Sea – 29 January 2017
  7. Hellenic Shipping News – Marlins and Human Rights at Sea new Diversity and Inclusion at Sea course goes live – 1 February 2017
  8. Ethical Corporation – NGO Voices: Perfect Storm that led to Human Rights at Sea – 6 February 2017
  9. The Maritime Executive – Abandoned Crew Call for Help – 24 February 2017
  10. The Maritime Executive – Med Rescue Guidance for NGOs Published – 2 March 2017
  11. The Maritime Executive – Dr Sofia Galani Joins HRAS Non-Executive Board – 5 March 2017
  12. The Maritime Executive – Crew Forced to Sign-Off Without Wages – 12 March 2017
  13. Super Yacht News – Guidance for search and rescue in the Med – 26 March 2017
  14. The Maritime Executive – Australian Cabotage Criticized in Agriculture Report – 29 March 2017
  15. Hellenic Shipping News – Human Rights at Sea outlines the first voluntary Code of Conduct for Search and Rescue NGOs in the European Parliament – 31 March 2017
  16. Lloyds List AU – INTERNATIONAL: Human Rights at Sea launches Mediterranean refugee rescue code – 2 April 2017
  17. Maritime Journal – Med rescue: unlawful conduct claims – 3 April 2017
  18. Tradewinds – Allegations threaten NGOs Mediterranean operations – 6 April 2017
  19. FEATURED INTERVIEW: Inside Marine – Encouraging a collaborative approach to maritime human rights – April 2017
  20. The Maritime Executive – Migrant Rescue Vessels Overwhelmed, Send Mayday – 18 April 2017
  21. Lloyds List – Liberty Prrudencia: a gross failure in protecting seafarers’ rights – 18 April 2017
  22. The Maritime Executive – MV Liberty Prrudencia: A Gross Failure in Protecting Seafarers’ Rights – 19 April 2017
  23. Lloyst List – Seafarer abandonment shames us all – 19 April 2017
  24. The Maritime Executive – Film on Libyan Human Rights Abuses Released – 2 May 2017
  25. The Maritime Executive – Human Rights in Focus – 4 May 2017
  26. The Maritime Executive – New Mental Health leaflet Available – 8 May 2017
  27. Lloyds List – New guide aims to help seafarers affected by stress – 9 May 2017
  28. Marine Insight – HRAS Launches New Mental Health & Welfare Leaflet – 9 May 2017
  29. Hellenic Shipping News – Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events’: New Mental Health & Welfare Leaflet published – 9 May 2017
  30. [Holland] Trouw Newspaper – Hulpclubs op zee zitten klem – 13 May 17
  31. The Maritime Executive – Keeping children out of piracy – 18 May 2017
  32. [Germany] Zeit Hamburg – Mein Schiff 6 Cruise Ship abuses of human rights – 24 May 2017
  33. Lloyds List – Putting human rights on the agenda – 6 June 2017
  34. The Maritime Executive – Seafarers Matter: The Case of the Sharjah Moon – 9 June 2017
  35. Splash 24/7 – Alco Shipping disputes crew abandonment – 14 June 2017
  36. Splash 24/7 – The suicidal plight of crew detained in Angola – 15 June 2017
  37. Tradewinds – Banks urged to hold shipping to account on human rights – 15 June 2017
  38. The Maritime Executive – Breach of Seafarers’s Human Rights – 16 June 2017
  39. The Maritime Executive – Ukrainian Seafarer Lost at Sea – 16 June 2017
  40. The Maritime Executive – Stranded and desperate – 4 July 2017
  41. Maritime CSR – New case of seafarer abuse exposed – 4 July 2017
  42. Maritime Herald – Ocean Pride Crew Stranded on Dangerous Ship – 5 July 2017
  43. Tradewinds – Alco Shipping crew reports abandonment – 5 July 2017
  44. Tanker Operator – Tanker seafarer abuse case exposed – 7 July 2017
  45. Assafina Magazine – New case of seafarers abuse exposed – 8 Jul7 2017
  46. The Maritime Executive – Right Wing Group launches migrant “Rescue” Mission – 12 July 2017
  47. The Maritime Executive – Stranded crew threatened by Shipowner – 13 July 2017
  48. The Maritime Executive – Stranded crew of Indian Bulker finally repatriated – 23 July 2017
  49. Splash 24/7 – Liberty Prrudencia crew repatriated – 24 July 2017
  50. The Loadstar – Pressure grows from migrant crisis in the Med (UKP&I) – 27 July 2017
  51. Tradewinds – C-Star owner denies ship will block rescue of migrants – 28 July 2017
  52. The Maritime Executive – Educational Human Rights film released – 30 July 2017
  53. V.Group News – Educational materials help seafarers understand their human rights – 1 August 2017
  54. War on the Rocks – Duelling NGOs on the Seas: ‘What ships are for” – 2 August 2017
  55. Le Monde – Pourquoi la mission du navire antimigrants en Méditerranée est illégale – 10 August 2017
  56. News & Star – Hard-hitting film highlights Cumbrian man’s prison plight – 2 September 2017
  57. The Maritime Executive – Video: Seaman guard Ohio crew still waiting – 5 September 2017
  58. The Maritime Executive – Lisa Dunn speaks out on her brother’s detention in India – 6 September 2017
  59. Tradewinds – Film details miscarriage of justice for Chennai 6 – 7 September 2017
  60. Christian Science Monitor – Italy sees major drop in migrant crossings from Libya to Europe. But is the cost too high? – 8 September 2017
  61. The Loadstar – Founder David Hammond retires as CEO Human Rights at Sea – 14 September 2017
  62. The Maritime Executive – Hammond retires as CEO of Human Rights at Sea – 14 September 2017

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