Satellites can reveal risk of forced labor in the world's fishing fleet

https://phys.org/news/2020-12-satellites-reveal-labor-world-fishing.html

Vessels known to have crew that are subject to forced labor behave in systematically different ways to the rest of the global fishing fleet, reveals a new paper published today in the scientific journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The discovery was used to build a first-of-its-kind model to identify and predict vessels at high risk of engaging in these abuses.


Original Title: Satellites can reveal risk of forced labor in the world's fishing fleet

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