Boy working on cocoa pods
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Cocoa farms in Ivory Coast still using child labour

African cocoa farms are still employing hundreds of thousands of children, the BBC has discovered, 10 years after the world's leading chocolate companies promised to tackle child labour.

Ivory Coast is the world's biggest cocoa producer with as many as 800,000 children working in the industry, often in dangerous jobs.

Humphrey Hawksley reports from Ivory Coast.

  • 10 Nov 2011