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Save the date: ECSA F.I.T. lunchtime webinars

ECSA F.I.T. lunchtime webinars - Finance, Innovation, Transition

 

The shipping and financial services stakeholders are meeting online to discuss the current opportunities and challenges of ship financing.

 

ECSA is organising an event to bring together regulators, maritime experts and the...

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 08:01

Parliamentary event on "EU Ship Recycling Rules: carrot, stick or illusion?"

On May 5, MEP Jens Gieseke (Transport committee/EPP) and MEP Søren Gade (Chair of EP India Delegation/Renew) co-hosted an event organised by ECSA with industry representatives and NGOs on the EU Ship Recycling regulatory framework.  

 

In his opening speech, Martin Dorsman, Secretary General of ECSA, pointed out that...

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 12:12

Joint ETF-ECSA Statement on the recognition of seafarers as key workers

Trade unions and employers associations in the maritime industry – both at international and EU level - have been calling on States throughout the Covid-19 pandemic to recognise seafarers as ‘key workers’. This to ensure their travel is facilitated, thereby making crew changes, repatriations and medical assistance possible. They...

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 07:45

ECSA-ETF: EU shipping needs to attract and retain more women

The European social partners for Maritime Transport, the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) and the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF), continue to advocate the enhanced participation of women in European shipping. On International Women’s Day, they are launching a survey that will help them determine the current state of women’s...

Monday, March 8, 2021 - 07:40

ECSA: European shipping is central to the success of EU's new trade strategy

With the launch of the European Commission's Trade Policy Review published last week, the EU is setting a new course for a stronger role in the new global context.

"Shipping accounts for 76% of the EU’s external trade so the value of shipping to the European economy cannot be underestimated,"...

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 12:08