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HIGHLIGHTS OF EU COOPERATION

The “Ship to Shore Rights Project” improves working and living conditions for migrant workers in the fishing and seafood sector

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS IN 2019

  • Close cooperation with Thailand as ASEAN Chair under the theme “Advancing Partnership for Sustainability”.
  • The EU lifted the “yellow card”, recognising Thailand’s efforts to tackle illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing.
  • In February 2019, Thailand became the first country in Asia to ratify the ILO Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No.188).