Publications

Latest Publications

ANIFPO CSR Response to HRAS Report on Non-EEA crew (Issued 2 August 2017)

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ANIFPO Fisheries Non-EEA Crew Project Report (Issued 3 August 2017)

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Conference Documents

International Maritime Human Rights Conference Guide (2016)

Review the agenda and speakers from the inaugural IMHR Conference 2016 in London

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CSR Policies

UN Global Compact: HRAS Communication on Engagement

Human Rights at Sea bi-annual submission to the UN Secretary General

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NIBC Bank Human Rights Sector Policy

NIBC Bank policy supported by Human Rights at Sea

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NIBC Bank Shipping & Intermodal Sector Policy

NIBC Bank policy supported by Human Rights at Sea

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Associated Foreign Exchange (AFEX) Maritime CSR Policy (2014)

Maritime policy development by AFEX supported by Human Rights at Sea

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Gender

“What is Gender?” (2015)

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Gender Briefing Note (2015)

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Guidance

Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events Leaflet – TAGALOG Version (August 2017)

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Hope Not Hate Defend Europe NGO Briefing 2 Deprivation of Liberty [16 July 2017]

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Hope Not Hate Defend Europe NGO Briefing 1 Use of Force [16 July 2017]

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Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events leaflet (2017)

A free mental health & welfare post-incident resource for seafarers, fishermen, their families & friends.

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Voluntary Code of Conduct for Search and Rescue Operations undertaken by civil society Non-Governmental Organisations in the Mediterranean Sea (First Edition February 2017)

Human Rights at Sea first publication addressing a comprehensive approach to NGO SAR operations

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Eyewitness for Atrocities: How to install the Eyewitness App (2015)

Essential guidance for Android download for the eyeWitness App to record abuses at sea

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Deprivation of Liberty at Sea (2016)

The first international publication reviewing the issue of temporary deprivation of liberty at sea onboard vessels

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Human Rights at Sea Research Ethics Policy (2016)

Read our ethics policy applied to all HRAS work

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Volunteer Maritime Rescuers: Awareness of Criminalisation (2016)

Review of current legal restrictions for the rescue at sea of migrants and refugees in the Mediterranean.

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LGBT at sea

LBGTI+ Case Study – Cadet Sarah Stevens (X) RFA (2016)

A case study outlining the path for a gay female RFA cadet

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LGBT Briefing Note First Edition (Nov 15)

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Migrants & Refugees

HRAS statement to European Parliament on SAR NGO Code of Conduct

29 March 2017. CEO statement in the European Parliament concerning the NGO SAR issue in the Mediterranean Sea.

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HRAS Migrant Report (2016)

Field study work from central Africa into the ongoing migrant crisis

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Missing Seafarers Fishers Reporting Programme

Nakis Family Impact Statement [Greek] (2016)

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Nakis Family Impact Statement [English] (2016)

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Open Letters

Letter to Karmenu Vella EU Commissioner for fisheries, maritime affairs and environment – Thailand IUU (2016)

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Letter to US Secretary of State John Kerry: Trafficking in Persons report – Thailand (2015)

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Letter to Thai Prime Minister Regarding Prison Labour (2015)

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Letter to US Department of State TIP Report Thailand Upgrade (2016)

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UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment: Tragedy in the Marine Commons: The Intertwined Exploitation of Ocean Ecosystems and Fisheries Workers

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Letter to Prime Minister of Thailand. Andy Hall’s Conviction of Criminal Defamation and Computer Crimes Violations (2016)

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Reporting

ANIFPO CSR Response to HRAS Report on Non-EEA crew (Issued 2 August 2017)

The ANIFPO response to the HRAS report concerning the use of Non-EEA crew. A first for the Northern Ireland fishing industry.

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Our Impact & Timeline of Delivery Year 3 (2016-17)

Review and download our visual impact report for Year Three in a Timeline of Delivery infographic.

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ANIFPO Fisheries Non-EEA Crew Project Report (Issued 3 August 2017)

The first Corporate Social Responsibility review of use of Non-EEA crew by a Northern Ireland fisheries Producer Organisation incorporating a human rights and business and human rights review of activities.

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Infographic – Our Development (2017)

Review a sample of our successes since 2013

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Reviews

The Increasing Scope of the Obligation to Investigate (2015)

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East African Review of 100 Series Rules for Use of Force (2015)

A review of the 100 Series Rules for the Use of Force from an East African perspective

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MV Seamen Guard Ohio – Report on Indian Authorities Unlawful Detention of Crew (2015)

A Human Rights at Sea report detailing the abuses suffered by the crew of the MV Seaman Guard Ohio

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Seafarers Support

Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events Leaflet – TAGALOG Version (August 2017)

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Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events leaflet (2017)

A free mental health & welfare post-incident resource for seafarers, fishermen, their families & friends.

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Managing Traumatic Stress (2016)

A high-level guidance for owners, managers, agents, insurers and crew outlining the ways to manage traumatic stress at sea

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Slavery and Trafficking

The UK Modern Slavery Act (2015)

What is the scope of the UK Modern Slavery Act?

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UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights

An Introduction & Commentary to the 2011 UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (2016)

The first international review of the 2011 UNGPs as applied to the maritime environment

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