1. Captain Paul McQuarrie of the Maersk Wisconsin


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    Captain Paul McQuarrie, a graduate of Massachusetts Maritime Academy, tells Center for Seafarers' Rights Director Douglas B. Stevenson about the training and drills that crews undergo before transiting pirate-ridden waters. Everyone on board must participate and maintain rigorous precautionary measures throughout the journey.

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    • Doug Stevenson on MLC, 2006


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      Doug Stevenson, Director of SCI's Center for Seafarers' Rights, outlines the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, a critical piece of legislation ensuring seafarers' fair treatment throughout the world. The convention gives a nod to SCI's work as it requires ports to encourage welfare facilities, like SCI's hospitality centers, for visiting seafarers.

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      • John and Larry of the Hanjin Nagoya


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        Center for Seafarers' Rights Director Doug Stevenson noticed that many Asian seafarers buy electronics when visiting US ports, even though such products are generally manufactured in Asia. John and Larry, crewmates from the Philippines, explain why.

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