NEXUS in Vienna for FishCRIME 2017 (September 2017)

VIENNA, AUSTRIA, 25-26 September 2017 – NEXUS Institute Senior Researcher Rebecca Surtees moderated a panel on trafficking in persons in the fishing industry at the Third International Symposium on Fisheries Crime (FishCRIME).

FishCRIME 2017 was co-organized by the Government of Indonesia, the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Fisheries, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), INTERPOL, the Nordic Council of Ministers, the North Atlantic Fisheries Intelligence Group (NA-FIG) and the PescaDOLUS Network.

FishCRIME 2017 drew together high-level participants and international experts to highlight and advance commitment to tackling the transnational and inter-continental nature of fisheries crime.

Photograph by Secure Fisheries: Participants in FishCRIME 2017.