The WTO talks on fisheries subsidies resume with pressure on marine resources and economic inequity on the line
15 January 2020: The World Trade Organization resumed talks on fishing subsidies last week. Globally, governments spend an estimated US$35 billion a year on fishing
40 organizations call on Commissioners Vella and Malmström to uphold subsidies ban on new fishing vessels
13 September 2018 – In a letter, 40 environmental organizations call for the European Commission to uphold the current State Aid Guidelines to the fisheries sector
At the WTO’s Eleventh Ministerial Conference in December 2017, ministers adopted a Decision on Fisheries Subsidies re-committing WTO members to implement their existing notification obligations
A recent paper in Nature Communications shows that there is a substantial relationship between the prevalence of modern slavery in a fishing nation and the
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