Beyond the eco-label: Fair Trade in the Bitung pole-and-line fishery, Indonesia
The International Pole and Line Foundation (IPNLF), working alongside it’s members Fish Tales and PT Samudra Mandiri Sentosa and PT. Jaya Bitung Mandiri, and with the support of Asosiasi Perikanan Pole-and-line dan Handline Indonesia (AP2HI), incentivises best practices among tuna fishers through skill- and knowledge-building regarding their working conditions and labor rights.
Content for this case study was researched and created by the International Pole and Line Foundation (IPNLF) and adapted to RISE with their collaboration. The case study originally featured in ACTIONING THE MONTEREY FRAMEWORK: Stories from Around the World.
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