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Syscope, , 08/2014, (2014) Syscope_32_2014 Opschaling special 3.pdf (2.6 MB)

Door voortdurend te innoveren behoort Nederland tot de meest productieve en dynamische producenten van voedsel en agrarische producten ter wereld. Om het innovatievermogen verder te versterken zijn de topsectoren Agri & Food en Tuinbouw & Uitgangsmaterialen geselecteerd. Beide...

Dutch stakeholders join forces to improve sustainability in coffee and cocoa sector: In 2010, a range of public and private actors, civil society organisations, research organisations and stakeholders in the cocoa and coffee sectors signed letters of intent aimed at increasing the sustainability...

This document reports on the development of a prototype Digital Farmer Field School (DFFS) called Kusheh, na minem Fatu, en mi na koko farmer (“Hello, I am Fatu and I am a cocoa farmer”). The DFFS provides an ICT-based alternative to traditional agricultural extension. More specifically, it...

The Cocoa Barometer 2015 provides an overview of the current sustainability developments in the cocoa sector, and highlights critical issues that are not receiving sufficient attention at present. It is an endeavor to stimulate and enable stakeholders to communicate and discuss these critical...

UTZ Chocoa Presentation, UTZ , Chocoa 2015, 03/2015, Amsterdam, (2015) Session 4 - UTZ.pptx (700.35 KB)
Cocoa Barometer, Fountain, Antonie , Chocoa 2015, 03/2015, Amsterdam, (2015) Session 4 - Antonie Fountain.pdf (1.81 MB)
Oxfam: Behind the brands, Mechielsen, Frank , Chocoa 2015, 03/2015, Amsterdam, (2015) Session 3 - Frank Mechielsen.pptx (4.89 MB)

Child labor is not a new phenomenon. Historically it was an accepted a stage of life for children too unfortunate to benefit from education. Especially since the European Enlightenment of the Eighteen Century, children ceased being seen as miniature adults who were especially useful for their...


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