Last edited by Kigabei
Monday, July 20, 2020 | History

2 edition of Women seafarers in the EC found in the catalog.

Women seafarers in the EC

Minghua Zhao

Women seafarers in the EC

a preliminary report based on German and UK case studies

by Minghua Zhao

  • 337 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Seafarers International Research Centre in Cardiff .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women merchant mariners -- European Economic Community countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p44-45.

    StatementMinghua Zhao.
    ContributionsSeafarers International Research Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49p. :
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21856347M
    ISBN 101900174019

    In today’s world, women have shown their capability in various sectors and successfully carried all kinds of responsibilities, including in the maritime industry. While this has always been a traditionally male dominated field, the entry of women in the seafaring workforce is a growing trend. Women seafarers .   The employment of women on cargo ships, particularly at officer’s level, is paid more attention in order to supplement the shortage of qualified officers. However, seafaring jobs are still overwhelmingly dominated by men, and there seems to be gender-related challenges for women in such work environment. Women seafarers in this research are those who work in the ship operational .

      They analysed o pre-print and working paper series in economics for , and found that female authorship dropped by 12 per . Seafarers Books. It is a requirement of the Antigua and Barbuda regulations that all seafarers in Antigua and Barbuda ships have a national seafarer’s book. These are issued on application through the Filing Agents in exactly the same way as the officer’s endorsements and by completing the application form, or through the Headquarter’s.

    Women seafarers: global employment policies and practices. [International Labour Office.; Seafarers International Research Centre.;] -- This book is the first to focus on contemporary women seafarers at a global level. It addresses a host of issues surrounding the working conditions and welfare of women, from both developed and.   Shipping industry is always considered as a male-dominated industry as only 2 percent of global seafarers are women even today in the 21 st century. However, the situation is changing as women are gradually accepted and considered as fit as men when it come to manage the work on-board.


Share this book
You might also like
Araucana

Araucana

coming of a new party.

coming of a new party.

Panama-California Exposition, 1915, San Diego, Cal.

Panama-California Exposition, 1915, San Diego, Cal.

Leaders and laggards

Leaders and laggards

Workers Compensation In Arizona

Workers Compensation In Arizona

first french course.

first french course.

Brahma-vaivarta puranam.

Brahma-vaivarta puranam.

Email, SMS, MMS

Email, SMS, MMS

Company & Co.

Company & Co.

Simplified job résumé preparation kit

Simplified job résumé preparation kit

The outpost

The outpost

Driving simulators and application of electronics to highways.

Driving simulators and application of electronics to highways.

eighteenth-century gentleman and other essays.

eighteenth-century gentleman and other essays.

literary life of the late Thomas Pennant, Esq.

literary life of the late Thomas Pennant, Esq.

Reflections on doom

Reflections on doom

Not with loud grieving

Not with loud grieving

Women seafarers in the EC by Minghua Zhao Download PDF EPUB FB2

This landmark book is the first to focus on contemporary women seafarers at a global level. It addresses a host of issues surrounding the working conditions and welfare of women, from both developed and developing countries, employed aboard the world's merchant and passenger ships.

Drawing on extensive research commissioned by the ILO, the book Author: International Labor Office. According to the new study, 'the potential of women seafarers has, in general, attracted remarkably little attention from commentators and policy-makers'.

It says women represent between 1 and 2 per cent of the world's million seafarers serving on s ships. This landmark book is the first to focus on contemporary women seafarers at a global level.

It addresses a host of issues surrounding the working conditions and welfare of women, from both develope Author: International Labor Office. Women Seafarers examines issues of women employed in the shipping industry, including cargo and cruise line (or pas-senger) sectors, an area for which there is limited research.

The book details the findings of a comprehensive research study initi-ated by the. According to the ITF, women seafarers work mainly in the cruise and ferries sector, and are sadly all too often among the worst paid roles and found working in the least protected of jobs at sea.

It gets worse, women also tend to be younger and less qualified and experienced, which means there are fewer female officers than their male crew mates.

Women Seafarers’ Health and Welfare Survey A joint initiative of the International Maritime Health Association (IMHA), International Seafarers’ Welfare. The book covers every aspect of a woman seafarer's life - from employment rights to maternity rights.

It finds that though making inroads on the sea lanes, women seafarers face not only the general challenges of weather, hard work and rough seas, but also inordinate amounts of discrimination, sexual harassment and parental disapproval as well.

Happy International Women’s Day a day in which we celebrate the idea that a balanced world is a better world. It is also a time for tough questions, such as how can we help forge a more gender-balanced world, how can we celebrate women’s achievement, raise.

The Seafarers Harry Lundeberg School of Seamanship (“SHLSS” or “School”), affiliated with the Seafarers International Union of North America, Atlantic, Gulf, Lakes and Inland Waters District/NMU, AFL-CIO (SIU) is a vocational school dedicated to preparing students for successful careers as U.S.

merchant mariners. An extract from a s Home Economics Book recently took the Internet by storm, with thousands unsure whether to be shocked or amused by the cringeworthy marriage advice offered to women. (Women Seafarers - Global Employment policies and practices) The study says women represent between 1 and 2 per cent of the world's million seafarers.

This exciting new WMU book series' volume features the first attempt to include detailed experiences of women in the maritime sector at a global level.

It highlights the achievement of women in the maritime sector, in particular, women’s leadership and service to the sustainable development of the.

Zhao, Women seafarers in the EC, Seafarers' International Research Centre, Cardiff, The Impact on Seafarers' Living and Working Conditions of Changes in the Structure of the Shipping Industry. Women Seafarers in the Industry – Past, Present, and Future There are over lac active seafarers today in India, employed, engaged, or working on a ship, out of which are women seafarers.

This last decade has seen radical developments in bringing women seafarers to the forefront and overcoming a lot of stigmas usually attached to. Economics is neither a welcoming nor a supportive profession for women.

InAlice H. Wu, now a doctoral student in economics at Harvard, published an eye-opening study of. Another IMO film, Women at the helm, shows how the work of IMO, and others, is beginning to promote change for the better for women in shipping, and highlights first-hand experiences from some of those who have already succeeded.

The film held its official launch during the regional conference in the Republic of Korea, held in Aprilon the development of a global strategy for women. Laura Sook Duncombe loved Peter Pan as a child and gobbled up every book on piracy she could find.

But as she read, she was forced to face the harrrrrrd truth: All of the women. More female seafarers are needed in maritime; women need to be encouraged and empowered to become ational Maritime Organization (IMO) have done some commendable things in the aspect of empowering women in maritime.

The World Maritime Day theme for was themed empowering women, and lots of meaningful discussions were made concerning the women in. Women and Economics – A Study of the Economic Relation Between Men and Women as a Factor in Social Evolution is a book written by Charlotte Perkins Gilman and published in It is considered by many to be her single greatest work, and as with much of Gilman's writing, the book touched a few dominant themes: the transformation of marriage, the family, and the home, with her central.

Women Who Stay addresses the question of how women married to seafarers are shaped by migration and how they in turn shape migration. Looking at subjectivity as social becoming, it examines how Ilokano, Philippine, and global historical and economic processes have shaped the women. A sailor, seaman, mariner, or seafarer is a person who works aboard a watercraft as part of its crew, and may work in any one of a number of different fields that are related to the operation and maintenance of a ship.

The profession of the sailor is old, and the term sailor has its etymological roots in a time when sailing ships were the main mode of transport at sea, but it now refers to. WHEN the International Maritime Organisation, IMO, came up with the statistics that only two per cent of the total seafarers across the globe are women, it came as a surprise to most people.So far, of million seafarers serving on internationally trading merchant ships, only two percent are women.

Of the one million Filipino seafarers issued with Seafarer’s Identification and Record Book inten per cent, or 73, are women, mostly working in cruise liners.