crisis response

Beira Aid Relief Fund #CycloneIdai

The aftermath of the destruction wrought by Cyclone Idai is resulting in the worst humanitarian crisis in Mozambique’s recent history. As the Sailors Society are appealing to our loyal supporters to assist us in raising funds as we sent two Chaplains on Wednesday 27th March to assist in the area where inhabitants are in desperate need of basic supplies such as rice, maize and clean water. The International humanitarian network, on the ground in Mozambique is warning that the full…

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Africa Ports Evolution Summit at the ICC

Rev Boet van Schalkwyk presented a workshop talk at this conference on 19 October 2016 at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre, Durban. The theme was “The Role of the Sailors ’Society in modern day seafaring” concentrating on the work of the Society a well as Crisis Response, as well as the scourge of piracy attacks and the traumatic consequences. Many interested conferences goers also visited the stand for whom the work of the Society was an eye opener.…

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Africa Ports Evolution at Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre

On 19 October 2006 Rev Johan (Boet) van Schalkwyk, CEO of the Sailors’ Society SA presented a talk on The Role of the Sailors’ Society in Modern day Seafaring. He spoke of: Making the wellbeing of seafarers our prime concern Crisis Response : Hope beyond crisis Turning isolation into belonging African Ports Evolution summit and expo has been fostering the interaction between government and the private sector to enhance intra-African and cross border trade, throughhinterland connectivity and trade corridors. With the…

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