Seafarers are pawns in a high-stakes game. For us, our lives and livelihoods are on the line; for you, because without us your supply chains will disappear.
Finding Control in a COVID World
It’s okay to stop fighting. If I can’t breathe, I choose to stop trying. When it's my choice, there’s no need to panic: I’m in control. That pause, that absence of panic, gives me a chance to deal with the problem. That applies to the rest of life as well.
How trying to do the right thing got me stuck in the UK
“Your request to be considered under the COVID-19 travel ban exception process has not been successful. There is no right of appeal."
What can sailors teach us about lockdown?
There’s a strange phenomenon that happens on ships; it’s called “Channel Fever.”
Seafarers: the Forgotten Essential Workers
In this time of Covid-19, we need supplies to survive under lockdown. But we've forgotten about the seafarers who transport them.