When reading the statements by the Director of the WTO, Pascal Lamy and by UNEP I noticed that they got different figures:
Mr Lamy says: "Governments have contributed to this problem by providing nearly (USD) 16 billion annually in subsidies to the fisheries sector."
UNEP says: “perverse and wasteful subsidies totaling up to USD 35 billion a year”.
Where did they get their figures from? Who is right?
3 days ago