SUGARCANE INDUSTRY A BITTER SWEET BUSINESS
CNV Internationaal investigated the bitter consequences of poor working conditions in the Central American sugarcane industry’. CNV Internationaal reveals the issues sugarcane workers are facing – including the deadly kidney disease CKDnT – and explain what companies like Bacardi and Diageo can do to improve, and sometimes save, the workers’ lives.
CNV Internationaal is calling upon sugarcane producers, buyers as well as local and EU governments to take joint positive action to improve, and rescue, the lives of thousands of workers employed in the sugarcane industry.
Only together we can change the lives of those working in the sugarcane industry!
Check the investigations below that reveal the hard working circumstances of sugarcane cutters and carriers.