IMO, collaborating with many other interested parties has launched Go to Sea! – a campaign to attract entrants to the shipping industry.

According to the International Maritime Association (IMO), even though the global implementation of the STCW Convention can ensure that seafarers are properly educated and trained to meet the needs of safe ship operation, their supply in sufficient numbers, particularly qualified ships' officers, continues to cause concern.

GO TO SEA!: IMO Launches Campaign to Encourage Entrants to Shipping Industry