#AbolishChildSlavery: INNterview with Executive Director of International Rights Advocates, Terrence Collingsworth
“It will force the companies by an order of the court to finally do what they promised to do back in 2000. That is, to stop using child [slave] labour.”
A Canadian company is creating an ultra-lightweight plane that runs on hemp fuel
Climate change continues to intensify globally, contributing to a world hunger crisis. Some farmers and human rights groups aren’t thrilled that the UN’s Food Systems Summit concept paper left them out of the plan for change and highlighted the importance of big corporations.
Meet Alicia Serratos, the 14-year-old Girl Scout who brought seed library to every US state
Approximately 1.03 billion tons of food gets wasted every year.
US President Joe Biden declared a state of emergency in the state of Texas
Child slaves who were forced to harvest cocoa sue the companies that enslaved them: Nestle, Cargill, Mars, Mondelez, Hershey, Barry Callebaut, Olam
According to a 2020 study done by NORC at the University of Chicago and funded by the US Department of Labor concluded that 1.56 million child laborers were working in cocoa growing areas of Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana.
In her fight for workers’ rights amid the new agri-marketing laws in New Delhi, India, Nodeep Kaur has allegedly faced violent custodial torture upon her arrest.