Your Easter Egg and Child Trafficking

Before you buy that Easter Egg – have a think about where the cocoa came from.
Bitter side of chocolate

More information from: Fairtrade website for information about Fairtrade Easter Eggs which are now available in Australia.

To be labelled as “fair trade” chocolate – the producers must guarantee that no trafficked labour has
been used in its production .

See also:
The Chocolate Campaign from STOP THE TRAFFIK.ORG


Media release from the Anti-Slavery Project at the University of Technology, Sydney – circulated for
Freedom Day Sunday, 25th March. Media Release.rtf [9KB]


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