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Ivorian Cocoa Farmers Are Beating a System To Reduce Child Labour: Here’s How

Oct 04 (IPS) - The evidence of child labour on cocoa farms in West Africa became public knowledge in the late 1990s. This followed press reports documenting the existence of hazardous child labour on cocoa farms. Pressure on the cocoa industry to end child labour has been growing ever since, particularly from civil society and more recently from both US and European regulators.Read the full story, “Ivorian Cocoa Farmers Are Beating a System To Reduce Child Labour: Here's How”, on globalissues.org →

Oct 04 (IPS) – The evidence of child labour on cocoa farms in West Africa became public knowledge in the late 1990s. This followed press reports documenting the existence of hazardous child labour on cocoa farms. Pressure on the cocoa industry to end child labour has been growing ever since, particularly from civil society and more recently from both US and European regulators.Read the full story, “Ivorian Cocoa Farmers Are Beating a System To Reduce Child Labour: Here’s How”, on globalissues.org →

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