Victoria's Secret Revealed In Child Picking Organic Cotton In Burkina Faso


Clarisse Kambire a child laborer, carefully draws bolls of... News PhotoAfrica,Agriculture,Burkina Faso,Child,Economy,Fair Trade,Farm Worker,Farmer,Field,Finance,Horizontal,Organic,Outdoors,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2011 BloombergClarisse Kambire, 13, a child laborer, carefully draws bolls of hand-picked fair-trade organic cotton from a plant in her farmer's field near Benvar, Burkina Faso, on Friday, Nov. 11, 2011. In Burkina Faso, one of the poorest countries in the world, where child labor is endemic to the production of its chief crop export, paying lucrative premiums for organic and fair traden cotton has -- perversely -- created fresh incentives for exploitation. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images