International Seafarers' Welfare and Assistance Network in 2021:

11,975 seafarers assisted by our team

80 different nationalities of seafarers contacted us

US $140,261 awarded to seafarers by our relief funds


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Pride Month: Onur’s story

This Pride Month, we are speaking to seafarers like Onur from the LGBT+ community around the world to hear their experiences of working at sea and their words of support for other LGBT+ crew.

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