On Thursday 13 September, the Fairtrade Foundation took part in a Radio 4 You & Yours programme discussing the traceability of cocoa in Fairtrade chocolate. On Wednesday 10th October, BBC Watchdog also ran a brief piece on this issue featuring an interview with Barbara Crowther.
If you are concerned about any of the issues raised in the programmes, you can read the Fairtrade Foundation’s response here:
Fairtrade International has also produced this Factsheet on traceability.
Check the Fairtrade Foundation’s website tomorrow (11th October) for a response to the Watchdog programme .