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[PDF] Oversight of public and private initiatives to eliminate the worst forms of child labor in the cocoa sector in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana

Author: Payson Center for International Development and Technology Transfer, Tulane University, Published on: 30 September 2010

Without question the Harkin-Engel Protocol has been a catalyst for action - and to a degree, Industry is working towards fulfilling the Protocol's terms...However, Industry is still far from achieving its target to have "a sector-wide independently verified certification process fully in place across each country's cocoa-growing sector by the end of 2010".

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