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For four days at the end of October in Dubai, SCI participated in discussions addressing maritime piracy at sea in 2014. More...
  • The Case of the MV Dubai Valour January 10, 2014 During the fall of 2013, processing archival records of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights, Archives Intern Julie Zimmerman came across the Dubai Valour case—one of many instances in the Institute’s More...
  • Meeting Reinforces Relations with Ukraine November 28, 2012 The Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights recently met with a special human rights commissioner for the Ukraine, home to thousands of the world’s seafarers, to discuss problems facing men More...

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Stevenson Addresses UN General Assembly May 25, 2010

Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights, addressed a special session of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday, May 14, discussing maritime piracy’s impact on... More...

SCI Joins IMO Deliberation on Piracy May 21, 2010

SCI’s President & Executive Director seated with the Rev. Ken Peters from the UK’s Mission to Seafarers presenting SCI’s Piracy Trauma Study to a meeting of the IMO in London

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UN Consultations on Countering Maritime Piracy December 3, 2009

UN Consultations on Strengthening Contribution of the United Nations in Countering Maritime Piracy Delivered December 1, 2009 Remarks by Douglas B. Stevenson, The Seamen’s Church Institute Thank... More...

Stevenson Part of Ukraine-Led Consultations December 3, 2009

Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights, met with international representatives at the United Nations in New York to discuss issues surrounding piracy.

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UN Convention on the Law of the Sea 2009 June 26, 2009

Statement to the Meeting of States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea United Nations, New York Delivered June 26, 2009

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SCI Honored in Hall of Fame May 26, 2009

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey inducted SCI into its International Maritime Hall of Fame at the United Nations in New York on May 13, 2009.

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CSR Director Consults with Papal Nuncio September 30, 2008

Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of the Seamen’s Church Insitute’s (SCI) Center for Seafarers’ Rights met recently with the Most Reverend Silvano Tomasi, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the... More...