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2014 River Bell Awards Acclaim Maritime “Family”
At an annual awards luncheon in Paducah, KY, the Seamen’s Church Institute recognized two inland maritime industry leaders. More...
  • November 25, 2014 Report Sheds Light on Seafarers and SCI Reporter Julie Caine got answers to her questions about seafarers and their lives at SCI’s International Maritime Center in the Port of Oakland. More...
  • November 13, 2014 Counter-Piracy Week in Dubai For four days at the end of October in Dubai, SCI participated in discussions addressing maritime piracy at sea in 2014. More...

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  • Getting to Zero Incidents November 19, 2013 SCI recently convened a multi-party maritime industry panel to examine the safety of vessel operations on the water. More...
  • Seafarer Stories Following Typhoon November 15, 2013 SCI staff tell of their encounters with sojourning Filipino seafarers trying to make connections and plans during their brief time in port. More...
  • A Message for Filipino Seafarers November 12, 2013 Filipino seafarers far from the recent events in their homeland need the support of people all over the world. SCI’s President & Executive Director has a message: we’re here for you. More...
  • Enviroguides.us Now in Multiple Languages November 7, 2013 SCI’s webapp now spells out US environmental laws in Russian, Greek, Tagalog, Spanish and English. More...
  • #WATCHthisCAP: Small Hats Making a BIG Difference October 16, 2013 Knit, Tag, Drop Off and Share Online: the instructions for SCI’s campaign to awaken the nation to the contributions of mariners. More...
  • Continued Efforts Countering Maritime Piracy September 30, 2013 “It was like a nightmare for us,” wife of former pirate hostage Captain Jawaid S. Khan told SCI’s President & Executive Director in an interview earlier this month. Ms. Jawaid and her family addressed the Marine Counter Piracy Conference in More...
  • SCI Mountain Challenge 2013 September 27, 2013 In solidarity with mariners, competitors left home and family to challenge themselves in SCI’s inaugural endurance race event, raisings funds for the Institute’s mariner support programs. More...