Korea introduces migrant fishing crew protection plan

Korea fishing

Source: EJF

Government, NGOs and industry have united to improve working conditions on distant water vessels

Korea’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) has established its new “Plan for Further Enhancement for Working Conditions of Migrant Fishers on Distant Water Fishing Vessels”, which it developed in cooperation with NGOs Advocates for Public Interest Law (APIL) and Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), and also the distant water fishing industry.

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