MODERN SLAVERY AND FORCED LABOUR PROVIDING ‘HIDDEN SUBSIDIES’ TO CROOKED FISHING FLEETS, STUDY FINDS

Illicit Trade on 7th November reported that a new study conducted by researchers from Canada and Australia has revealed that modern slavery and forced labour have become “hidden subsidies” that allow some corrupt “distant-water” fishing fleets to remain profitable and participate in overfishing.

https://www.illicit-trade.com/2018/11/modern-slavery-and-forced-labour-providing-hidden-subsidies-to-crooked-fishing-fleets-study-finds/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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