Use of Force at Sea: 2018 Spring School & Conference Turin Italy

Spring School & Conference Turin Italy Monday 16 April 2018 – Friday 20 April 2018 Human Rights at Sea is pleased to highlight the forthcoming Peace and Security at Sea (PaSS) Spring school event feature in-depth discussion including on the issue of human rights at sea. The use of force is a core issue of international law. The Spring School on Peace and Security brings … Continue reading Use of Force at Sea: 2018 Spring School & Conference Turin Italy

HRAS participates at Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence for Migrants’ Rights in the Mediterranean

Human Rights at Sea participates in the second Summer School of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence (JMCE) for Migrants’ Rights in the Mediterranean on “Open Doors, Sea Border Controls and Human Rights” in Naples Human Rights at Sea’s former intern and now Advisor, Elizabeth Mavropoulou, participated on behalf of the charity and delivered during the second Summer School of the Centre of Excellence Jean … Continue reading HRAS participates at Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence for Migrants’ Rights in the Mediterranean

Press Release: IMHR 2016 Conference Review

PRESS RELEASE IMMEDIATE ‘Application of human rights throughout the maritime environment at all times without exception’ IMHR 2016 Conference Review A week after the inaugural International Maritime Human Rights (IMHR) conference took place on Wednesday 14 September 2016, at The Royal College of Surgeons in London, the positive repercussions of the event continue to reverberate. Titled “Respect, Responsibility and Remedy in the Maritime Environment” the … Continue reading Press Release: IMHR 2016 Conference Review

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 the vile abuses taking place every day at sea while attempting … Continue reading Huge support for first IMHR Conference

HRAS at European Maritime Law Organisation Annual Conference

David Hammond, CEO, Human Rights at Sea will be speaking at this years 22nd Annual Conference of the European Maritime Law Organisation on the topic of ‘The Concept and Development of Human Rights at Sea‘ chaired by Anna Bredima, Union of Greek Shipowners, ECSA, Piraeus. Opened by The Rt Hon Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers, KGChairman of EMLO, the Keynote speakers will be: Henrik Mørch, … Continue reading HRAS at European Maritime Law Organisation Annual Conference

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 Foley, a member of the IMHR Advisory Board, explains why … Continue reading Sign up now for the first International Maritime Human Rights Conference