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Sustainable Development Goals No 5 Gender Equality

UN Sustainable Goal Number 5 – Gender Equality

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. There has been progress over the last decades: More girls are going to school, fewer girls are forced into early marriage, more women are serving in parliament and positions of leadership, and laws are being …

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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 employment in the sector and …

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Breakbulk Joins Forces With EU Maritime Women Project

Working together for a more equitable future Breakbulk Events & Media is the first partner to join the EU Maritime Women Project, a research campaign created by the European Community Shipowners’ Association and the European Transport Workers’ Federation, to get more women participating in the European maritime industry. The project is also supported by WISTA, …

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As a woman, what initially attracted you to the maritime industry?

The ECSA–ETF WESS project to create an Attractive, Smart and Sustainable Working Environment in the EU shipping sector, by supporting the work towards jobs, growth and the sector’s competitiveness Welcome to the EU Women in Maritime Project run by ECSA-ETF, and to our very first Blog. This project will promote women in maritime within the …

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