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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Child labour in cocoa sector: Ivory Coast try to stamp out this scourge” – below is their description.
#IvoryCoast, the world’s top producer of the #cocoa bean, faces mounting demands from western consumers for #ethical #chocolate — a product that is ecologically sound and free of #childlabour. In a widely-publicised operation named #Nawa2, police picked up 68 children in a crackdown in #Soubre, the country’s cocoa-producing heartland 400 kilometres (250 miles) west of the economic capital Abidjan.FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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