Taiwan urged to ensure bigger transparency in fishing sector

In a new investigation, the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) has reported several illegal fishing practices and human rights violations related to Taiwanese vessels. As such, the NGO is calling for Taiwan to sign up to the ten principles for fisheries transparency and for immediate action to be taken to investigate and prosecute vessels and companies alleged to be involved in illegal fishing and human rights abuses.

The EJF spoke to Indonesian crew members from five longline vessels...


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