Chocolate & cocoa

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15 January 2019
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Author: abidjan.net (Côte d'Ivoire)

"Un chocolatier ivoirien condamne le fléau des « enfants esclaves » dans les champs de cacao", 15 janvier 2019...

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11 January 2019
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Malgré leurs engagements, les grandes entreprises du chocolat continuent de déforester l’Afrique », 9 janvier 2019...

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17 December 2018

Brazil: Survey by Intl. Labour Org. & Labour Prosecution Office reveals 8,000 children and teenagers working in the cocoa supply chain, but some companies have good practices

At least 8,000 Brazilian children and teenagers work in the chocolate production chain according to the report requested by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and by Brazil’s Labour Prosecution's Office, between 2017 and 2018. Brasil de Fato ...

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17 December 2018

Environmental campaigners say cocoa industry not meeting deforestation pledges in Ghana & Ivory Coast

Author: Ruth Maclean, The Guardian

"Africa cocoa industry failing on deforestation pledge - campaigners", 7 December 2018....

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13 December 2018

Global Business of Forced Labour examines tea & cocoa global supply chains

Author: The Global Business of Forced Labour

The Global Business of Forced Labour is a multidisciplinary international research project examining the business models of forced labour within global supply chains, focusing on case studies of tea and cocoa....

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11 December 2018
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Ao menos 8 mil crianças e adolescentes brasileiros trabalham na cadeia produtiva do chocolate de acordo com relatório encomendado pela Organização Internacional do Trabalho (OIT) e pelo Ministério Público do Trabalho (MPT), entre 2017 e 2018. O Brasil...

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11 December 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin - Issue 29, December 2018

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to our Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin -- highlighting a specific topic each quarter, as well as key developments in corporate legal accountability......

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10 December 2018
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Author: Prensa Latina

“Chocolate a la venta en Brasil está contaminado por trabajo infantil”- 09 de diciembre de 2018...

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5 December 2018

Brazil: Report finds global chocolate supply chain "tainted" by serious labour abuses

Author: Fabio Teixeira, Thomson Reuters Foundation

"Global chocolate supply chain tainted by abuses in Brazil - report", 30 November 2018...

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7 November 2018

Commentary: Chocolate makers facing lawsuits over failure to effectively address use of child labour in cocoa supply chains

Author: Rosa Furneaux, Mother Jones (USA)

"Your Halloween Candy’s Hidden Ingredient: Child Slave Labor", 31 Oct 2018...

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