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Author: Stacey Knott, Voice of America (USA)
Experts warn there could be an increase in child labor in cocoa-growing African nations as incomes and enforcement suffer due to the coronavirus pandemic...Ghana and Ivory Coast produce about 60 percent of the world's cocoa, but both have long-standing...
Author: Nellie Peyton, Thomson Reuters Foundation
Ivory Coast and Ghana should be on alert for a spike in child labor due to the coronavirus, experts said, with schools closed and monitors unable to access villages in cocoa harvest season. The two West African countries together produce about 65% of...
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