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In Spain's Sweet Strawberries, A Story of Toil and Sacrifice 2021-08-0917052

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The Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus set sail for America in 1492 from Palos de la Frontera.
1492年,西班牙探险家克里斯托弗·哥伦布从帕洛斯·德拉弗龙特拉港起航前往美洲。
Today, the port town is a destination for many migrant workers.
今天,这个港口城市是许多移民工人的目的地。
The region is famous for the production of strawberries.
该地区以生产草莓而闻名。
some 250,000 tons of the fruit are exported from here to Europe and across the world.
约25万吨的水果从这里出口到欧洲和世界各地。
Seasonal workers are brought over from North Africa on official programmes.Most are women.
季节性工人是根据官方计划从北非带过来的。大多数为妇女。
In the strawberry fields, thousands of women are brought over the Mediterranean from Morocco to pick the fruit.
在草莓园里,成千上万的妇女被从摩洛哥带过地中海来采摘水果。
Many cannot read and write.
大多数人并不识字。
Campaign groups and labor unions have filed complaints about their working conditions.
运动团体和工会已经对她们的工作条件提出了投诉。
The cooperative group Freshuelva is one of the biggest employers with some 5,000 workers, mostly female on its books in 2021.
Freshuelva合作集团是最大的雇主之一,在2021年有大约5,000名工人,大部分是女性。
"Controls are set by the trade unions and inspections which naturally oversee everything to ensure that it is all done correctly.
"控制措施是由工会和检查部门制定的,它们自然会监督一切,以确保一切正常进行。
But the regional Andaluz Labour Union represented in Hueva by Jose Antonio Brazzo has made many complaints
但由Jose Antonio Brazzo代表的韦尔瓦地区Andaluz工会已经提出了诸多投诉,
over the treatment of the workers and the condition of their housing.
如工人待遇及居住条件。
This accommodation owned by the fruit farm Karasu has been officially denounced by the union.
工会正式谴责了Karasu水果农场移动工人的住所。
They say up to 10 workers live in a single housing unit made up of five rooms.
他们说,多达10名工人住在一个由五个房间组成的套房里。
There is one shared bathroom and no drinking water.
设有一个共用的浴室,没有饮用水。
"No country in Europe is this allowed.They would close the company but not here.Here it is denounced and nothing happens."
"在欧洲没有一个国家允许这样做。他们会关闭公司,但在这里不会。在这里,只会被谴责,但其它什么事情都不会发生。"
Karasu denied the housing was in poor condition, but did not reply to repeated requests for further comment.
Karasu否认住房条件很差,但没有对反复提出的进一步评论做出回应。
Labor unions say working conditions here are tough.
工会说这里的工作条件很艰苦。
On seeing the union representative, this worker asks for painkillers.
见到工会代表时,这位工人要求提供止痛药。
"Many women have been here for many years and they suffer from chronic back pain and possibly hernias.
"许多妇女在这里已经工作了多年,她们患有慢性背痛,可能还有疝气。
But they do not go to the doctor.No one does anything for them.The boss does not take them to the doctor."
但她们不去看医生。没有人为她们做任何事情。老板不带她们去看医生。"
This year, twelve and a half thousand women came from Morocco to harvest strawberries.
今年,有一万两千名妇女从摩洛哥来到这里收草莓。
According to Freshwelva, women are preferred because they are more likely to return to their families in Morocco after the contract ends rather than stay illegally in Spain.
据Freshuelva说,妇女是首选,因为她们更有可能在合同结束后回到摩洛哥的家人身边,而不是非法滞留在西班牙。
"The link they have with their country of origin, in this case, Morocco encourages them to return."
"她们对原籍国这种感情,在这种情况下,摩洛哥鼓励她们返回。"
Outside the strawberry farms, in public areas, there are informal settlements where undocumented migrants wait for illegal offers to work on farms.
在草莓农场外的公共区域,有一些非正式的定居点,无证移民在那里等待农场的非法工作机会。
They live with no water or electricity.Fires occasionally break out.A recent blaze here claimed the lives of two people.
他们住的地方没有水、没有电。偶尔会发生火灾。最近这里的一场大火夺去了两个人的生命。
Most of Huelvas annual strawberry crop is exported to Europe
韦尔瓦每年种植的大部分草莓都被出口到欧洲。
where the consumers are often unaware of the toil and sacrifice that goes into each box.
那里的消费者往往不知道每一盒草莓所付出的辛劳和牺牲。

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