Unemployment Indemnity (Shipwreck) Convention, 1920
|Date of adoption||July 9, 1920|
|Date in force||March 16, 1923|
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It was established in 1920:
Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to the "supervision of articles of agreement; provision of facilities for finding employment for seamen; application to seamen of the Convention and Recommendations adopted at Washington in November last in regard to unemployment and unemployment insurance",...
As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 60 states. Of the ratifying states, 17 have subsequently denounced the treaty.