On Monday, November 18th, 2013, the International Cocoa Initiative convened more than 125 stakeholders from producing nations, civil society, the cocoa industry, development actors, cocoa farmers and the media, for its 3rd Stakeholder Meeting, held in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. The event, entitled "Exploring Shared Responsibility for Tackling Child Labour in Cocoa" was chaired and presided over by Madame Dominique Ouattara, the First Lady of Cote d'Ivoire, and President of the National Oversight Committee for actions against Child Labor, Exploitation and Trafficking (CNS).
ICI is actively seeking new partners to expand its activities in cocoa-growing communities and to advocate for better child protection mechanisms. Interested? Get involved!
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