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Business & Human Rights Photo Essay

The Bitter Taste of Sugar: A Photo Story on the Effects of Sugar Production in Luuka District

In February 2018, the UCCA team spent a week in Luuka district on a field mission assessing the impact of the sugar industry on sugarcane growing communities. This Photo Story highlights the negative impacts from child labour, right to education challenges, food security and increasing land conflicts among others. The UCCA team had dialogues with some affected communities, the local government officials and the outgrower’s association to critically appreciate the impact.

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