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GLJ-ILRF Welcomes Biden Administration’s New Global Labor Strategy, Looks Forward to Concrete Actions


In response to the Biden’ Administration’s release of the Executive Memorandum on Advancing Worker Empowerment, Rights, and High Labor Standards Globally (Global Labor Strategy), Global Labor Justice- International Labor Rights Forum Executive Director Jennifer (JJ) Rosenbaum issued the following statement: 

Migrant Fishers Bring Call for Labor Rights to Boston Seafood Expo


For Immediate Release

Boston - Boston fishing and labor advocates, teachers and community members today joined Taiwan’s migrant fishers at the Seafood Expo North America to call on big seafood brands to take responsibility for their supply chains and ensure fishers’ fundamental labor rights at sea. 

Fishers spoke out about the Wi-Fi Now for Fishers’ Rights at Sea campaign and why having Wi-Fi communication is vital to protecting their rights.