Cacoa Slavery, the dark side of chocolate. Human trafficking and child slave labour is a sad reality for much of this business. Please make sure your treats are ethically sourced under a fair trade agreement.
Enfants Soldats 99 - Africa has the largest number of child soldiers. Child soldiers are being used in armed conflict in Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia and Sudan /
In the 1990s, Liberia was torn apart by a civil war in which child soldiers fought for the guerrilla leader Charles Taylor. Often under the influence of drugs, they murdered, tortured, raped and cannibalized their victims. They represent an entire generation raised largely without schooling or parenting and knowing nothing other than a life at war.