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News article30 September 2021Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport

Commissioner Valean: Vaccination campaigns for seafarers best way to show our appreciation

EU Commissioner for Transport Adina Vălean used her annual World Maritime Day message to call for higher vaccination rates among seafarers, thanking those Member States running vaccination campaigns for seafarers of all nationalities.

The message was also an opportunity to thank these “unsung heroes of the pandemic” once again for their sacrifices over the past 18 months, which ensured the arrival of everyday items in our homes and businesses.



Publication date
30 September 2021
Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport