Huge support for first IMHR Conference

Huge support from industry, government, NGOs, maritime charities and the Press indicates that next week’s inaugural ground-breaking International Maritime Human Rights Conference will make an indelible and long-lasting impression on all those who attend. Hard-hitting and direct, it will draw global attention to the welfare of seafarers and their working conditions, exposing some of...

Sign up now for the first International Maritime Human Rights Conference

Sign up now for the first International Maritime Human Rights Conference ‘We welcome this first International Maritime Human Rights conference as a wonderful opportunity to shine a spotlight on the human rights of seafarers and fishers.’ Martin Foley National Director, Apostleship of the Sea With only three weeks to go before this ground-breaking event, Martin...

Human Rights Conference unites Fisheries Community

Press Release 18 July 2016 IMHR Unites Fisheries over Human Rights The International Maritime Human Rights Conference (IMHR) is delighted to announce its latest sponsors: The National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations (NFFO), the Pelagic Freezer-trawler Association (PFA) and the Sociaal fonds voor de trawlvisserij (SFT). The event, taking place on 14 September, will address...

Maritime Business and Human Rights, CSR and supply chain activities

How can all stakeholders in the maritime supply chain ensure that the issues surrounding human rights at sea are properly and clearly addressed within their day-to-day business activities?   Many companies in the maritime sector are very aware that good business practice requires a proactive approach to the subject of corporate social responsibility (CSR),...

Registration opens for inaugural International Maritime Human Rights Conference 2016

  Delegate registration is now open for the inaugural International Maritime Human Rights Conference. Taking place at the Royal College of Surgeons, London, on 14 September 2016, the IMHR event will address cross industry, civil society and government matters-in-issue concerning human rights protections, respects and remedies for abuses in the maritime environment. The impressive...

IMHR announces impressive speaker line-up

  Global maritime industry leaders and world-renowned human rights advocates are among the first confirmed speakers at the first International Maritime Human Rights Conference. Taking place at Royal College of Surgeons, London, 14 September 2016, the International Maritime Human Rights conference aims to explicitly cover cross industry, civil society and government matters-in-issue concerning human...

Press Release: International Maritime Human Rights Conference Inaugural Advisory Board meeting

  Press Release International Maritime Human Rights Conference Countdown Starting the 2016 countdown to the International Maritime Human Rights Conference (IMHR) on 14 September 2016, the IMHR Advisory Board has held its inaugural meeting in London. The Advisory Board members are Martin Foley, National Director of the Apostleship of the Sea, Robert Greenwood, Safety...

Open Sea Summer School on Migration, Sea Border Control and Human Rights – University of Napoli – 6 -14 June 2016

  The Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence <style> .wpb_animate_when_almost_visible { opacity: 1; }</style> <style> .wpb_animate_when_almost_visible { opacity: 1; }</style> The event, which will take place from 6 to 14 June 2016, aims to combine scientific and practical knowledge on crucial topics of International law of the Sea, Migrations and Human Rights Law. The ideal candidate...

Ensign Events announces venue for International Maritime Human Rights Conference 2016

  Press Release Monday 23rd November 2015  Ensign Events announces venue for IMHR conference Ensign Events announces the Royal College of Surgeons as the venue for the International Maritime Human Rights Conference and Gala Dinner 2016 on September 14th 2016. As one of the world’s leading surgical institutions, the College has been based at...

Workshop “From Mare Nostrum to Triton and the Way Forward to Deal with Migration in the Mediterranean Sea” – 15 May 2015, University of Naples, Italy

Call for stakeholder participants and completion of questionnaires   In preparation for the Workshop From Mare Nostrum to Triton and the Way Forward to Deal with Migration in the Mediterranean Sea, to be held on 15 May 2015 at the University of Naples, L’Orientale (Italy), stakeholder questionnaires have been prepared, in order to gain...

Law Society Annual Human Rights conference 10 December 2014 – London

Annual Human Rights conference 2014  Human Rights at Sea is pleased to be engaged with the Law Society of England and Wales for their Annual Human Rights conference to be held in London on 10 December 2014. HRAS Founder, David Hammond, will be contributing to the afternoon discussion covering Modern Slavery in the context of slavery...

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