The Chocolate War

March 2003
Weekly Reader News - Senior;3/28/2003, Vol. 81 Issue 22, p4
Argues against the use of children as slaves in the cacao fields of several African countries. Estimates on the number of children who work in dangerous conditions on cacao farms in western Africa; Efforts done by African governments to eliminate child labor on cacao plantations; Criticisms on the efforts taken by chocolate manufacturers to address the problem.


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