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Abandoned, Not Forgotten: The Plight of Burma’s Migrant Fishers (2008)

24 Jan

11m; Burma and Thailand

Synopsis: A special report of the International Transport Workers’ Federation about Burma’s migrant fishers. Undocumented Burmese fishermen suffer brutal treatment at the hands of their Thai bosses. Seafarer unions are working to expose these crimes and help Burmese workers in the fishing industry win basic rights and worker protections.

See it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deCo_ZBSk-U

 

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