Court to announce whales’ fate

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Ma, 03/04/2014
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IFAW (the International Fund for Animal Welfare) welcomes the announcement by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) that a decision on Australia’s case against Japanese whaling in the Antarctic will be announced on 31 March.

 

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The Economics of Japanese Whaling

Publication Date: 
Lu, 02/04/2013
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The Economics of Japanese Whaling

Official government of Japan statistics, Japanese press clippings, and public opinion polling in Japan show conclusively that the claim that Japanese commercial whaling is a cultural and nutritional necessity is a lie. Commercial whaling in Japan is an industry that is not profitable, that is able to exist only because of taxpayer subsidies, and that provides a product catering increasingly to a shrinking and ageing market.

Japanese Whaling Photos and Video for Press

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Ma, 02/05/2013
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Japanese Whaling Photos and Video for Press

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Tokyo, Japan
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