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Practical publications | diversification

What follows is a 10-point presentation starting with an expert report written about Ghana in the 1940s.1. Akokoaso in the 1930s (Beckett 1944) as an introduction to sustainability and investment in cocoa farming
2. Sustainability and investment in the cocoa sector
3. Current...

The role of cocoa in Ghana's future development, Breisinger, C., Diao X., Thurlow J., and Kolavalli S. , IFPRI-GSSP Background Paper, 2008, Washington, D.C., USA, p.32 - pgs., (2008)

This background paper looks at the growth and poverty reduction implications of future growth in the country’s cocoa sector. It finds that increasing cocoa production by about 60,000 tons annually is necessary for Ghana to reach its middle-income country target by 2015. However, because cocoa’s...


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