Day of the Seafarer

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 00:45 to 23:45

 

June 25, 2018 is the Day of the Seafarer, an annual and international event day coordinated by the International Maritime Organisation. The Day is part of Seafarers Awareness Week in the UK, which runs from June 23rd-30th. Each annual Day of the Seafarer has a theme, the 2017 theme was ‘Seafarers Matter’.

The day recognises the unique and vital role of seafarers in the global community, and the United Nations recognise the Day of the Seafarer as an observance day.