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Cheap Seafood: The Social Cost of Production | FoodUnfolded AudioArticle

Madhura Rao

Many workers employed onboard offshore fishing vessels have been subjected to unsafe working conditions, unfair wages, subpar living conditions and both physical and psychological abuse. While this issue exists around the world, it is particularly rampant in Southeast Asia, a region that owes much of its recent prosperity to its ability to provide cheap seafood through its fisheries. Here is the cost of cheap seafood that you don’t see.

Article by Madhura Rao
Read by Madhura Rao
Graphics by Eloise Adler
Sound Design by Jane Alice Liu

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Published May 04, 2023
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