Recent event

  1. First meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee (7-11 April 2014)

    The first meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee established by the Governing Body in accordance with Article XIII of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006) took place at the ILO in Geneva from 7 to 11 April, 2014.

Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

  1. International Labour Organization overwhelmingly supports new international law to protect abandoned seafarers and provide financial security for death or long-term disability of seafarers

    11 June 2014

    The approval of these amendments was a major step in establishing binding international law on these issues which are very important for the shipping industry

    1. Amendments of 2014 to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006  

  1. Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 - A Passport to Decent Work