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You can download a pdf of the August 2020 Telegraph here.
July Telegraph 2020
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore circular 27 on crew change requirements to minimise the risk of coronavirus.
ITF seafarers rights on crew change information for affiliates
ITF crew change guidance to seafarers (Annex 2).
ITF guidance to stakeholders on crew change (Annex 1).
Joint Nautilus and UK Chamber of Shipping UK Border Force letter explaining keyworker exemption from mandatory quarantine.
June Telegraph 2020
Nautilus Federation message of support for maritime professionals
Nautilus International general secretary February 2020 letter to Nusrat Ghani MP, then
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Department for Transport) on Walker v Wallem Shipmanagement.
Shipping minister response on Walker v Wallem Shipmanagement
May Telegraph 2020