Trick or treating is upon us whether we like it or not!
Have you already bought chocolate for Halloween?
Did you read http://nexis.co.uk/pdf/Dark_Chocolate.pdf
The ongoing trafficking of children in Cote d’Ivoire & across the rest of West Africa is an ongoing battle.
The children that are trafficked for cocoa are a percentage along with those trafficked for domestic servitude and prostitution amongst other ‘trades’. Major companies such as Hersheys, Cadburys, Ferrero, Mondelez, Green & Blacks, Mars, ADM, Barry Callebaut are all guilty.
When did you last check the origin of the chocolate you’re eating or give to your children?
Can you make a difference? Are you able to assist our cause? Highlight the situation of trafficking in West Africa?
When you open your door to children who ask for chocolate, will you tell them the truth? That their peers are being bought for as little as 50€ to be sold on as slaves in the chocolate industry and elsewhere???
Help us at C.R.E.E.R to help them, thank you!