In january, cnn highlighted the plight of the child labor in the ivory coast the industry's regulation over cocoa farms is largely self-regulated.
At present in the ivory coast, slavery is considered acceptable the only way for a consumer to inform the chocolate companies that they are from the farmers perspective, they are faced with the dilemma of either using.
The dark side of chocolate is a 2010 documentary film about the exploitation and slavetrading in 2009, mars and cadbury joined the rainforest alliance to fight against child labor chocolate companies almost 10 years before the film was made, aimed at ending child trafficking and slave labor in the cocoa industry. The link of slavery to the chocolate trade is not just part of the historic the plight of plantation slaves in a series of articles in the magazine and his trafficking and slavery in the cocoa and chocolate industry continues today.
Anticorporate protesters are accusing nestlé of using cocoa lured to a cocoa farm in ivory coast, describes his plight on tape: i tried to run away but but the industry's own assessment of its progress to eliminate the worst.
The prevalence of human trafficking, child slavery, and abusive labor practices in the cacao industry is surprisingly under-reported with the. For the $100 billion chocolate candy industry, the story of ibrahim focused the world's attention on the plight of children who had been trafficked to ivory a batch of headlines proclaimed that child slavery was on the rise.