Seafarers' Welfare Convention, 1987

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Seafarers' Welfare Convention, 1987
ILO Convention
Date of adoption October 8, 1987
Date in force October 3, 1990
Classification Safety, Health and Welfare
Subject Seafarers
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Seafarers' Welfare Convention, 1987 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1987, with the preamble stating:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to seafarers' welfare at sea and in port...


As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 18 states. However, 10 of the ratifying states have subsequently denounced the treaty.

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