Human Rights Watch says about a half a million children and young people are working on farms in the USA – often under terrible conditions. Activist Emily Drakage is taking a stand against child labor and is making her case heard.
More than 40 million people were living in modern slavery last year, according to a new report. More than 25 million people were forced into labor and another 15 million people were living in forced marriages.
Whether as tofu or through meat, we all eat a lot of soy. To ensure future cultivation of the bean in Germany, scientists are trying to harden it against the cold.
For the consumer it's sweet, for the farmer more bitter – the global price of cocoa fell in the last year and many producers are feeling the strain.
They work up to 12 hours a day to help their families. Labor is part of daily life for many displaced Syrian children in Turkey. Studying is a luxury, and so is play. Julia Hahn reports from Istanbul.
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