Feb 27, 2014

CNN travels to the cocoa plantations of the Ivory Coast with Nestlé

Screenshot from Cocoa Nomics film

CNN’s Richard Quest travelled with Nestlé’s global head of operations, José Lopez, to the west African country’s cocoa plantations to explain what Nestlé is doing to eradicate child labour from its supply chain and to improve the social and economic conditions of cocoa farmers.

Watch the CNN documentary in full.



Read about Nestlé’s Cocoa Plan.

Read what Nestlé is doing to address issues of child labour.

Head of the Fair Labor Association, Claudia Coenjaerts, explains why transparency and accountability are key when transforming the cocoa industry. Watch the CNN interview with Claudia Coenjaerts

CEO of Fair Labor Association