The detrimental impact of Chinese DWF on the environment

The detrimental impact of Chinese DWF on the environment Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report THE ILLEGAL CHINESE FISHING FLEETS REPORT With the local and domestic marine life depleted, many of the industrialized nations such as China are looking towards foreign waters to meet the need for seafood. This had led to the exploitation of less industrialized and under-developed nations, especially in Africa and Latin America. Not only are these distant water fishing fleets competing with the local fishermen but also are responsible for overfishing and extraction of unsustainable amounts of seafood through illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU)…

BRIDES FOR SALE: Nepal

BRIDES FOR SALE: Nepal Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (5 downloads) Women in Nepal are trafficked every year to China by strangers, neighbors, and families for sexual exploitation. They are also made to work in circuses, as domestic workers, in forced labor, or even are made to give up their organs. Many are often lured with promises of well-paying jobs in foreign employment or with fake marriages. Nepal stands to be one of the primary targets of China when it comes to sex trafficking on…

BRIDES FOR SALE: Pakistan

BRIDES FOR SALE: Pakistan Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (5 downloads) Bride trafficking has been taking place from Pakistan around the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the $62 billion flagship project of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Pakistan. The practice involved cases of fraudulent marriage between Pakistani women and girls — many of them from marginalized backgrounds and Christian families — and Chinese men who had traveled to Pakistan. The victims were lured with payments to the family and promises of a good life…

BRIDES FOR SALE: India

BRIDES FOR SALE: India Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (6 downloads) In India the modus operandi used by the Chinese for Brides Trafficking is different. Online dating applications like 2redbeans are flooded with profiles of Chinese Men. These profiles are then advertised to local service providers and matrimonial sites to target Indian women. Propaganda Youtube channels are created showing Indian women happily married to Chinese men. Other than this, Indian women from the North-East states bordering Myanmar are lured to enter Myanmar from where they…

BRIDES FOR SALE: Laos

BRIDES FOR SALE: Laos Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (6 downloads) The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered poverty and economic downturns in the rural heartlands of Laos, fueling an upsurge in the trafficking of women and girls to China. Poor and illiterate women and girls who are desperate to find jobs are being deceived and lured into the sex trade and false marriages in China. Police are investigating more than 20 cases of underage Lao girls trafficked into China in 2021. A billboard in Laos warning…

BRIDES FOR SALE: Vietnam

BRIDES FOR SALE: Vietnam Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (19 downloads) It has been reported that in the rural mountains of Vietnam, young girls are disappearing from their homes with increasing regularity. Many turn up across the border, sold as wives for the price of a buffalo. There, they are generally first sold into prostitution in big cities. After several months or years of forced sex work, they are sold again – this time to poor, older Chinese men looking for wives. Other Chinese bachelors…

BRIDES FOR SALE: Myanmar

BRIDES FOR SALE: Myanmar Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (19 downloads) The director of the Gender Equality Network (GEN), Daw May Sabe Phyu, said that every year hundreds of Myanmar women, especially from Shan and Kachin states, are trafficked to China as “brides”. Many are tricked into traveling to China to seek job opportunities, while some are kidnapped and held against their will to be sold to Chinese men seeking wives. Human Rights Watch published a report in 2019 called “Trafficking of Kachin “Brides” from…

BRIDES FOR SALE: Cambodia

BRIDES FOR SALE: Cambodia Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Download the complete report BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China (19 downloads) The number of women traveling from Cambodia to China for forced or arranged marriages has surged since 2016 and experienced a further spike since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Why Cambodian women are getting trapped Cambodian women and girls are coerced and forced into arranged and forced marriages through various means:  They are deceived and promised a job in China;  Many of them are misled that they need a marriage certificate to be…

BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China

BRIDES FOR SALE: A Comprehensive Report on Asian Women Trafficking to China Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com There have been various reports elaborating on the human trafficking scene in China arising out of various countries and the terrible lives that victims of human trafficking are forced to live there. While human trafficking takes place in various parts of the world, there are certain factors specific to China that facilitate the thriving of this industry. Ij-reportika brings to you a report that comprehensively examines the various bride trafficking rackets run by Chinese citizens targeting women of various countries within South Asia and…

New exposé on the Chinese police stations around the world

New exposé on the Chinese police stations around the world Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com Ij-Reportika published the addresses of the Chinese police stations present in various parts of the world in our report China opening Chinese Police Stations outside its territory. The report became a talking point on social media and even in the parliaments of various countries. The report was shared by various prominent media portals with a global presence. Many countries have started probes against Chinese police stations. This includes: Austria Canada Chile Czech Republic Germany Ireland Italy Nigeria Portugal Spain Sweden The Netherlands United Kingdom United States…

Is Qatar FIFA 2022 the Most Controversial World Cup ever?

Is Qatar FIFA 2022 the Most Controversial World Cup ever? Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com The latest in the slew of controversies that have surrounded the FIFA World Cup is the blocking of Tod TV by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, disappointing millions of football fans in the country. Tod TV is the popular streaming service of the Qatari broadcaster BeIN and is the FIFA World Cup’s official streaming platform. While the reasons for this sudden action on behalf of the Saudi authorities are unclear, it is not helping Qatar’s case which is already neck-deep in controversies around the tournament. It…

Amid growing protests, China cautiously mulls relaxing zero-COVID rules: analysts

Amid growing protests, China cautiously mulls relaxing zero-COVID rules: analysts Investigative Journalism at Ij-Reportika.com There are signs that China is mulling less draconian public health controls amid ongoing protests in the streets and on university campuses, political analysts say. The Chinese government released a package of 20 new policy measures on Nov. 11 aimed at “optimizing” the country’s pandemic response, including slightly relaxed quarantine requirements for people returning home from areas designated “high risk.”  The move has generally been seen as a cautious relaxation of the zero-COVID policy, espoused by Communist Party leader Xi Jinping as the only way forward…