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Papers/Reports | April 13, 2016

Farmworker Protections and Labor Conditions in Brazil’s Coffee Sector

Exploring Isolated Cases of Modern Slavery

This report outlines the findings of more than two years of research by CRS and Repórter Brasil on cases of modern slavery in Brazil's coffee sector. The authors also advance a series of recommendations at the close of this report for policymakers, private-sector leaders, and consumers in order to more effectively contribute to the definitive eradication of slave labor. 


  • Acknowledgements

  • Abbreviations

  • Foreword

  • Executive Summary

  • About the Research

  • Context

  • Key Findings

  • Conclusions

  • Recommendations

  • Afterward

  • About Catholic Relief Services

  • About Reporter Brasil

  • Annex A. National Pact to Eradicate Slave Labor

  • Annex B. Operation Bitter Coffee

  • Annex C. Coffee Estates on the Dirty List: Summary of Findings