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​UN Special Rapporteur on slavery warns COVID-19 could push millions into slavery

Sunday, October 04, 2020


Child labor in cocoa production

Saturday, October 03, 2020

September 3, 2020: Child labor in cocoa production

“Estimates suggest that around one in three children living in cocoa-growing areas of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana (which account for more than 65% of global cocoa production) is involved in child labor,” according to the International Cocoa Initiative.

“Child labour in cocoa remains a significant challenge despite extensive efforts to tackle it over the past two decades.”


Child labor in cocoa supply chain

Saturday, October 03, 2020

October 2, 2020: Monitoring child labor in cocoa supply chain

Cargill has launched CocoaWise, a tool that aims to monitor child labor in the cocoa supply chain.



Wednesday, June 19, 2019

March 11, 2019 More...

Meeting of Board of Trustees

Monday, April 02, 2018
The Society's Board of Trustees met in the Royal Automobile Club in Sydney.  Present included The Honourable John Dowd, AO, Dr Keith Suter, Dr Ian Barnett, Reverend John Martin and Julie Ganner. More...

Meeting of Executive

Thursday, March 08, 2018
The Society's executive met in the Pullman Sydney Hyde Park to plan the Society's campaigns in 2014 More...