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Cocoa and Coconut in the Solomon Islands: A Family Affair, Laven, Anna , Amsterdam, (2016) , (Practical Publication)
Improving Productivity and Alleviating Poverty by Acknowledging the Role of Women - Poster presented at the WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014, 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)
Increasing Cocoa Quality by Acknowledging the role of Women - Poster presented at the WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014, 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)
The Role of Education in Empowering Young Women in West-African Cocoa Communities - Poster presented at WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014, 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)

The role of certification and producer support in promoting gender equality in cocoa production

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TitleThe role of certification and producer support in promoting gender equality in cocoa production
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsUTZ, Solidaridad, and Oxfam-Novib
Date Published2009
Publication LanguageEnglish
Keywordsagricultural products, certification, farmers & production, gender & livelihoods, Ghana, Ivory Coast, West Africa, women
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This report is an attempt to make the work of women as cocoa farmers visible by describing and analyzing their role, the work they do, the difficulties and obstacles they face and the opportunities for improving their position and income. The focus of this report is on the role certification and producer support can play in achieving that.

URLhttp://api.ning.com/files/zKGtTtKz5rpxD*9tNGabeaIhAHvB1Cbk6qH*Ixh145eMOdc22y2DNq61l5eDFpNh0pMTu0Zw-E64DPQ*GqKljLtemFTJJV7H/CocoaGenderreport_UTZSolidaridad.pdf

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