Kick off of a flash mob of photos #SeafarersUnited

On 24 April, the International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace kicks off a flash mob of photos #SeafarersUnited. The Youth Council of the Seafarers Union of Russia invites trade union members: seafarers and cadets of waterborne  professions not to remain aloof  and to actively participate.

Photos of international crews, on different types of vessels flying different flags  are of  great interest. The main purpose of the flash mob is to show unity and solidarity of seafarers of different countries of the world who speak different languages, but performing a very important job for maintaining the global economy and our comfortable life: it is seafarers who deliver more than 80% of the goods, raw materials and components in every house, store or company.

Your photos speak best about it.

Terms of participation in the flash mob #SeafarersUnited:

1. Photos should be in electronic form, in JPEG or RAW format and of good quality according to the results of the flash mob, the best works will be included in the photo album;

2. Photos should reflect the concept of marine brotherhood and demonstrate friendly relations in crews of different nationalities;

3. Photos may be black and white - we do not limit the shooting period in any way;

In the accompanying text, specify the full name, course, faculty, institution (if you are a cadet), position ,  name of the vessel,  geographical location of the shot,  number of  union card and contact phone number. In parallel, the photo should be uploaded to the social networks with #SeafarersUnited.

Please send photos to youth@sur.ru - no later than 30 July 2022.

The flash mob is timed to coincide with the upcoming ETF Congress, which will be held at the end of May in Budapest, Hungary, under the motto "All aboard! Destination: fair transport."

On 30 July, on the International Day of Friendship, the SUR Youth Council will start selectingthe photos, which will be included to the photo album.

The best works of the flash mob #SeafarersUnited will be announced on 5 August 2022.

All participants will get souvenirs from the Union!