Modern Slavery Article Published in Samudra Report


By The Maritime Executive 03-11-2018 05:49:54

Human Rights at Sea would like to highlight an article written by Ment van der Zwan on labor rights in the fisheries sector. The article titled “Freedom From Modern Slavery” was published in the International Collective in Support for Fishworkers (ICSF) Samudra Report of January 2018.

It is a comprehensive overview of the current state of play for fishermen’s rights, particularly in regard to modern slavery concern that sheds lights onto the working conditions of migrant fishers on board foreign fishing vessels.

Ment van der Zwan represents fishing vessels owners in Dutch, European and global social dialogue platforms.

Read the article here.

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