In partnership with the University of Nottingham and Stella Maris, we’re gathering evidence about working conditions for crew on board fishing vessels in the UK.

We believe that this is the first time since ILO 188 was implemented that fishing crew have been asked their perspective on working life.

Stella Maris chaplains are supporting crew to complete the research survey in local ports in both the UK and internationally as part of a broader piece of research undertaken by the University of Nottingham. The research findings and subsequent recommendations will inform our funding support for the UK fishing fleet.

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