Knowledge Center

The Knowledge Center is designed to help students or anyone else interested in West Africa, the chocolate business, and child labor learn more.

An African-American Friendship

A book by Tom Neuhaus about his meeting Evariste Plegnon in 2004 and 11 years of working together.  Narrated by Grace Plegnon. Read More »


View articles from 7 years of traveling to West Africa by PH&F's president, Tom Neuhaus. View Articles »

Our Gallery

Over 200 pictures with associated descriptions. View Our Gallery »


Newspaper article,  radio interviews, and lectures/talks about PH&F and about child labor in the cocoa sector. View Media »


From newspapers--about poverty, development, the chocolate business. View Op-eds »


Books and articles about Africa and international development.    View Resources »

Learn More

Short essays on how each scrolling image on the home page relates to the cocoa-growing business      Learn More »