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Wednesday, 27 May 2015

UTZ Certified is a label and a program for sustainable farming worldwide. Our mission is to create a world where sustainable farming is the norm. Sustainable farming helps farmers, workers and their families to fulfill their ambitions and contributes to safeguard the world’s resources, now and...

Monday, 09 March 2015

The International Cocoa Farmers Organization (ICCFO) held its first plenary meeting of Cocoa
farmers with participants from seven (7) cocoa producing countries and invited guest from the cocoa
value chain...

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

• Establishes Olam Cocoa as one of the world’s top three cocoa processors focused on the supply of cocoa liquor, powder, and butter, with strong manufacturing, R&D and product development skills
• Acquires deZaan® brand, as well as the Joanes® and UNICAO® brands, with a...

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

The Ph.D. researcher, William Quarmine, has analysed the institutional factors that affect the quality of cocoa beans that Ghana exports. His thorough analysis of the cocoa industry allows him to estimate the costs to the country of an institutional context that discourages smallholders. Cocoa...

Thursday, 03 April 2014

On 5 February 2016 the 3rd CHOCOA Conference took place in Amsterdam: Preparing for the next generation

A day full of knowledge with many presenters. Below you can find all presentations from the Chocoa 2016 Conference on sustainable cocoa: Preparing for the next generation

Friday, 07 March 2014

You can find the New 2015 Cocoa Barometer here:

The aim of Chocoa was to stimulate the production and consumption of sustainable cocoa and chocolate. The conference offered a platform to key note...

Friday, 13 December 2013

The Ghana Cocoa Platform (GCP) has been created to provide opportunities for dialogue, greater stakeholder participation and coordinated action across the sector. The aim of the platform is to facilitate multi-stakeholder solutions to promote a sustainable cocoa sector for Ghana, in addition to...

Friday, 13 December 2013

This survey is being carried out as part of the project ‘Enhanced sustainability of the imports of cocoa and coffee to the Netherlands: synergy between practice, policy, strategy and knowledge (BO-10-030-001)'. This project is carried out by WUR, supported by the Dutch top sector research...



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