Legal Frameworks

Legal frameworks relevant to issues relating to work in fishing sector

 

1. C188: Work in Fishing Convention (2007)

2. C029: Forced Labour Convention (1930)

3. R199: Work in Fishing Recommendation (2007

4. Palermo Protocol

Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (2003)

Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (2004)

 

Other relevant frameworks

Recommendations

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