A Sweet Fix with a Bitter Aftertaste 

A behind the scenes look at the origins of our favourite treat.

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Fair Trade coffee has moved into the mainstream; hopefully chocolate will follow suit.

A few extra dollars spent here in the west can make a world of difference to the lives of those producing our food in the third world and where we choose to spend our money sends a message to companies who may put profit before human dignity.

Raised awareness about the conditions on West Africa's cocoa farms here in the first world gives consumers the power to buy from companies that support ethical farmers.  Chocolate needn't be such a guilty treat.

 

 

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