An interview with Uwe Barg, Mariaeleonora D’Andrea and Felix Marttin, Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Rome, Italy

Since 2014, the annual FAO-convened Vigo Dialogue has aimed to reach consensus amongst stakeholders on promoting decent employment in fisheries and aquaculture as a win-win situation for all. Some of the important issues to be addressed include abuses of human rights, bondage, poor occupational safety and health, child labour, IUU fishing, ensuring social responsibility, capacity development, institution building, strengthening of fish workers organisations, and ratification of the relevant legal instruments.

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