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Transparency Boosts Brazil's Fight to Tackle Modern Slavery on Coffee Farms

Poor Brazilians have been lured to coffee plantations with promises of good wages only to find themselves living in squalor and debt bondage, although the government has taken steps to name and shame farms involved in modern slavery, aid agencies said on Monday. South America's largest country has made significant improvements in tackling forced labor in agriculture, with the Ministry of Labor publishing a "dirty list" of employers benefiting from modern slavery, said...

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