Bloomberg has unveiled a comprehensive coverage of forced child labor in the African country of Burkina Faso. The story was published in the second week of December but received little coverage in America’s mainstream media and fashion publications. Watch one of the video clips and read the comprehensive coveraege on Bloomberg.
“Dec. 15 (Bloomberg) — Bloomberg’s Cam Simpson reports from Burkina Faso on the plight of 13-year-old foster child Clarisse Kambire, one of many children involved in the production of organic and “fair-trade” cotton which is used to make garments for U.S. lingerie maker Victoria’s Secret. (Source: Bloomberg)”
Read the full story on Bloomberg.
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