• Against The Tide

    Reshma Nilofer, India .

    I serve an advisory role to the Master of all ships entering and leaving the Ports. Everyday different ships are piloted in River Hooghly and brought to our anchorages : oil jetties, docks and…

    July 28, 2020
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    Eileen Lonergan , Germany.

    As a ship mechanic I work on deck as well as in the engine room. When arriving or departing at ports I usually support the deck crew on the mooring station or prepare the…

    July 25, 2020
  • Against The Tide

    Linda Mnyandu , South Africa.

    I have recently entered the industry as a Deck Cadet but unfortunately COVID-19 has had a negative impact I would say towards my training onboard. Many of my crew mates and officers are not…

    July 21, 2020
  • Against The Tide

    Ebru Kucu, Turkey.

    I have always wanted to be a sailor since my childhood I like the challenges behind the white uniform and I am in love with the sea and the ships. I have experienced various…

    July 17, 2020
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    Sophy Achieng Elector,Kenya.

    I must admit that at the start of this journey I was almost giving up due to Inferiority complex as a result of my gender, but I thank God I didn’t. I have learnt…

    July 14, 2020