November 12, 2020
The Bitter Aftertaste of China’s Hunger for South American Food
By Agostina Blengino and Jordy Pasa
China’s quest for food security is exacerbating environmental crises like deforestation and overfishing in South American countries.
July 31, 2020
Chinese Fishing Near North Korea Is a Symptom of a Bigger Problem
By Jenny Town and Sally Yozell
The Chinese government has been both lenient on North Korea sanctions and reluctant to tackle illegal fishing by its distant water fleet.
March 13, 2020
Indonesia’s Natuna Challenge
By Nabiha Shahab
Illegal fishing – including by Chinese vessels – continues to be a problem in the Natuna Sea.
August 30, 2017
China: No Evidence Proving Chinese Vessel Fishing in Ecuador's Waters
By Charlotte Gao
A crew of Chinese fishermen were caught with 6600 sharks aboard in the Galápagos Islands.
May 09, 2017
Taiwan Detains Chinese Fishermen in Latest Cross-Strait Spat
By Shannon Tiezzi
Two of the seven fishermen were injured by rubber bullets after resisting inspection by the Taiwan Coast Guard.
November 17, 2016
The Secret Driver of the South China Sea Disputes: China's Hunger for Fish
By Adam Bartley
China’s fish problem is an underappreciated source of tension in the East and South China Seas.
August 19, 2016
China and Africa's Illegal Fishing Problem
By Anthony Kleven
Beijing has an opportunity to be part of the solution.