IMHR 2018
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From human rights at sea

Introducing Maritime Business & Human Rights

The Second International Maritime Human Rights Conference

‘Maritime Business & Human Rights’ 

Held at The Fishmongers' Hall, London

29 October 2018

 “Human rights and dignity must be a high priority for the maritime sector”.

Nusrat Ghani MP Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, 29 October 2018

 

The Second International Maritime Human Rights Conference focused explicitly on addressing the issue of maritime human rights in relation to business and associated welfare issues throughout the maritime environment by bringing together industry, civil society and government-level leaders for discussion and debate on current issues that universally affect all working at sea.

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The event openly tackled human rights requirements in the maritime environment. It explored topical and emerging matters, and it investigated human rights protections and available remedies for abuses. Opened by Nusrat Ghani MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport and undertaken by both national and international experts, the event delivered incisive commentary and concepts to the audience for consideration and debate.

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The Speakers

This 2018 conference featured a screening of Skye Fitzgerald's documentary film, LIFEBOAT.

You can find out more about the documentary below

 

 “Human rights and dignity must be a high priority for the maritime sector”.

Nusrat Ghani MP Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, 29 October 2018