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  1. Cocoa's bitter child labour ties

    …of child labour being used to produce cocoa beans purchased by Nestlé… forms of child labour

    …Panorama has been unable to provide us with any evidence whatsoever of child labour being used to produce cocoa beans…

    … sold him. In the port city of San Pedro in Ivory Coast, Kenyon posed as a trader and sold on cocoa beans which had been produced by the worst forms of child labour. It is at this…

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  2. Chocolate industry comments to Panorama

    …improve life in cocoa villages and to tackle issues including child labour… eliminating the…

    …Panorama has been unable to provide us with any evidence whatsoever of child labour being used to produce cocoa beans…

    …This means supporting farmers to increase their incomes from cocoa and other crops, to improve life in cocoa villages and to tackle issues including child labour… Unacceptable labour practices on cocoa

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  3. The father of 26 children who's helping to preach birth control

    …fathering 26 children with four wives. "In our culture the more children you have, the…

    …orange T-shirts and sitting on plastic chairs are not children - they are heads of families - because this is a School…

    …fidgety, others a bit drowsy in the midday heat. But these pupils wearing matching orange T-shirts and sitting on plastic chairs are not children - they are heads of families - because this is a…

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  4. Child labour rife in cocoa sector

    …Thursday, 1 August, 2002, 15:18 GMT 16:18 UK Child labour rife in cocoa sector Foreign…

    …interest in cocoa A survey released on Thursday details the true extent of child labour in the cocoa sector of West…

    …Thursday, 1 August, 2002, 15:18 GMT 16:18 UK Child labour rife in cocoa sector Foreign leaders are expressing an interest in cocoa A survey released on Thursday details the true extent of child labour

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  5. Labouring for chocolate

    Child labour is widespread on cocoa farms… cocoa producer - first emerged, progress in…

    Child labour is widespread on cocoa farms… Eight years since reports of child labour and slavery in Ivory Coast - the…

    …. Eight years since reports of child labour and slavery in Ivory Coast - the world's largest cocoa producer - first emerged, progress in eradicating child labour has been slow. In…

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  6. Nestle 'to act over child labour in cocoa industry'

    …producers signed a cocoa protocol - an international commitment to end child labour in the…

    …Global food giant Nestle says it has taken a major step to end child labour on cocoa farms supplying its factories…

    …international commitment to end child labour in the cocoa industry - 10 years ago. During my visit to Ivory Coast earlier this month, it was easy to find child labour and difficult to see substantive…

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  7. US to act on cocoa slavery

    …a programme aimed at stopping the use of coerced child labour to grow cocoa… in the past…

    … past been accused of being a centre for child labour in the cocoa industry. Deadlines for action 1…

    …at stopping the use of coerced child labour to grow cocoa… The Ivory Coast - the world's biggest producer of cocoa beans for chocolate products - has in the past been accused of being a centre for child

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  8. Ivory Coast cocoa farms child labour: Little change

    …consultant Joanna Scott. "Far too many children are in the worst forms of child labour and…

    …consultant Joanna Scott. "Far too many children are in the worst forms of child labour and that is unacceptable to us…

    …exports nearly half the world's cocoa. After years of civil war, the new government says ending poverty and child labour is a priority and the chocolate industry must be involved. "There is a moral…

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  9. Nestle 'failing' on child labour abuse, says FLA report

    …accountable. "For too long child labour in cocoa production has been everybody's problem…

    …Earlier reports found that 1.8 million children in West Africa are at risk of abuse through dangerous child labour… has…

    Labor Association (FLA), says it found "multiple serious violations" of the company's own supplier code. The code includes clauses on child labour, safety and working hours. Cocoa is the raw product…

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  10. Child labour 'fuels commodity trade'

    …And about 8.4 million children are forced into the worst forms of child labour including…

    …And about 8.4 million children are forced into the worst forms of child labour including slavery, prostitution and…

    …Many child workers lack any form of legal redress "Child labour often assumes serious proportions in commercial agriculture associated with global markets for cocoa, coffee, cotton, rubber, sisal, tea…

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  1. Hershey Wins P3 Impact Award for its CocoaLink Program to Improve the Lives of Cocoa Farmers in Ghana

    cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor practices compared…

    cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor practices compared to farmers who did not enroll…

    …than 1,700 cocoa communities across Ghana. From the beginning, we believed that a public-private approach would be the most effective way to use mobile technology to improve farming and… farmers located…

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  2. Cocoa Experts Create Weekly Text And Voice Messages Based On The Cocoa-growing Calendar And Farmers Use Their Own Mobile Phones To Register For And Receive The Messages. (Photo: Business Wire)

    …of cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor practices compared…

    …and livelihoods” of cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor practices compared to farmers…

    cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor practices compared to farmers who did not enroll in CocoaLink. Farmers in CocoaLink communities increased their yields by 45.6…

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  3. Hershey Wins P3 Impact Award for its CocoaLink Program to Improve the Lives of Cocoa Farmers in Ghana

    …livelihoods" of cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor

    Cocoa Sustainability Strategy, the company's roadmap helping cocoa communities around the world grow sustainable cocoa

    …the behavior and livelihoods" of cocoa farmers who received weekly messages on best farming and labor practices compared to farmers who did not enroll in CocoaLink. Farmers in CocoaLink communities…

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