COVID-19: Protecting workers in the workplace

End the plight of stranded seafarers

COVID-19 containment measures, travel restrictions and border closures, continue to make it increasingly difficult for ship operators worldwide to conduct required crew changes. The ILO, shipowners’ and seafarers’ organizations and UN bodies call to end the plight of seafarers and to fully respect seafarers’ rights.

Date issued: 24 September 2020 | Size/duration: 1:05