Category Archives: Illegal fishing

Case study: Senegalese protests at ‘illegal’ fishing licenses given to Russian trawlers

On the 30th of March this year thousands of Senegalese fishers went on strike, protesting at the Ministry of Maritime Affairs’ decision to give ‘illegal’ licenses to 22 foreign industrial trawlers to fish pelagic stocks. The trawlers are made up … Continue reading

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