Criticism of Wilmar continues: Amnesty International finds labour violations

Whether Nestlé, Unilever, Procter & Gamble or Kellogg’s, palm oil is included in almost all branded products. Behind it is often one name: Wilmar, an agrarian company and leading palm oil producer. Especially in Indonesia, the Group operates through a   ... →

Nestlé, Cargill, Archer Daniels Midland: child slavery in Cote D’Ivor case

529027267_1280x768

Kinder werden in der Kakao-Ernte eingesetzt, Quelle: Vimeo

As Facing Finance reported in January of this year, six former child slaves who had been trafficked from Mali to Cote D’Ivoire filed a suit against Nestlé, Archer Daniels Midland and Cargill,

  ... →

British American Tobacco: Human Rights Violations in Bangladesh

pure-843900_640

Tobacco Plantation ©pixabay

Recently Facing Finance published the results of a study by Human Rights Watch on the working conditions occurring on Indonesian tobacco plantations.

Now the Swedish organization, Swedwatch, reports on similar incidents of environmental and human rights violations   ... →

Press Release: New Study by terre des hommes and SüDWIND on Forced Child Labour.

Osnabrück/ Siegburg, 6 June 2014: Forced labour, similar to slavery, of adults and children is a very lucrative and profitable business generating about 150 billion US in profits annually. According to international estimates, worldwide approximately 21 million people are victims   ... →

Nestlé: Accused of persistent child labour on its cocoa farms

A Nestlé KitKat bar is seen in this undated handout photograph. Source: Nestlé via Bloomberg

Rights of the child infringed in Ivory Coast

A report of the Washington-based civil society organisation Fair Labor Association (FLA) has shown that child labour   ... →