This article is matters for me because it is not just a matter of poverty but also the growth of child labors in Africa."The children of West Africa are surrounded by intense poverty and most begin working at a young age to help support their family. Some children end up on the cocoa farms because they need work and they are told the pay is good. Other children are “sold” by their own relatives to traffickers or to the farm owners, and it has also been documented that traffickers often abduct the young boys from small." Do you want this to continue whilst your children or even yourself indulge in their sweat and blood?
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I pledge to be a REBBL with a cause by identifying the intersection of modern day slavery and my life. I will educate myself about the realities of modern day slavery. I will investigate the companies that my purchases are supporting. I will share this with my friends, family, and community, because I can make a difference. I believe a rebel goes against the status quo. I believe the status…
WATCH The Road to REBBL Series: Trailer | Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 Not For Sale is working to end human trafficking and modern-day slavery, a crisis affecting more than 30 million people today. Our mission calls for a new way of thinking. Tens of thousands of trafficked individuals are rescued each year, but it is not enough. Slavery continues to thrive as traffickers devise new…
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