Iswan national meeting
Since 2001 the ISWAN Association has been promoting and supporting socio-welfare, cultural, sports and recreational initiatives, set to improve the living and working conditions of seafarers.
The Secretary General of the Venice Port Authority, Claudia Marcolin, opened the technical seminar by stressing that even for port operators the situation of seafarers is often neglected even if they are the heart of sea transport.
ISWAN – International Seafarers Welfare and Assistance Network
The International Seafarers Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) is an organization fostering the welfare of seafarers worldwide and directly supporting seafarers, supplying a 24/7 assistance service. Its main members are: the International Shipping Federation, the International Transport Workers Federation and the International Christian Maritime Association.