Feb 16th, 2012
By Fred Robarts and Gregory Mthembu-Salter A recent EU Trade and Development Communication contains some welcome news: a commitment to make company supply chains more transparent. This provides an excellent basis for an EU strategy to help prevent natural resource-fuelled conflict in countries like t...
In Cote d'Ivoire
Nov 28th, 2011
Vevey – The world’s biggest food company, Nestle, announced on Monday it will work with a non-profit group to investigate child labour on Ivory Coast cocoa farms that supply its factories, a new approach to a problem that has tarnished the industry for years. Little has changed in the dec...