Philippines Labor Analysis Summary

Type: Reports and Studies
Author: The Oceans and Fisheries Partnership
Subject: Human Welfare
Country: Philippines
Language: English

Summary findings from Oceans’ study on the labor profile of Philippine fisheries, with a particular focus on General Santos City. The study was undertaken by Verité, global non-profit organization that conducts research, training, and advocacy for safe, fair, and legal worldwide work conditions. Verité undertook research to describe labor conditions in the tuna sector in General Santos City, and to note ways that labor and social concerns could be integrated with an emerging Catch Documentation Traceability System. This overview provides a summary of key findings and recommendations.