International Transport Workers Federation Support has said female seafarers deserve safety and respect
The international body stated that women were significant part of a network of over 40 million people working in fisheries worldwide
It added that they operate in a dangerous and often under-regulated profession.
The seafarers welfare body quipped that fisheries need women.
“Women are a significant part of a network of over 40mill people working in fisheries worldwide. They operate in a dangerous + often underregulated profession – they deserve safety + respect.
“This #WD2022 RT to show solidarity with women transport workers in fisheries