International Day of the Seafarer: on June 25
The International Maritime Organization, a specialised agency of the United Nations responsible for regulating shipping, designated June 25 as International Day of the Seafarer in the year 2010.
Since 2011, the IMO celebrates the day.This day to spread awareness about the work and lives of seafarers.
Did you Know
The theme of 2021 is ‘Seafarers: at the core of shipping’s future.