Chocolate Is For Lovers.
Five Reasons Why It’s Also Forever

Explore five aspects of cocoa sustainability this Valentine's Day, including child labor, climate change, deforestation, in this blog post by WCF Communications Manager Charlotte Grant.
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Local Cocoa Sustainability Challenges and Growth Potential in South Bahia, Brazil

The recently launched, industry-commissioned report “Panorama of Cocoa Cultivation in the Southern Coastal Territory of Bahia” analyzes sustainability issues in Brazil’s South Bahia territory. Read about the challenges faced in the region and how integrated, multi-stakeholder interventions can affect change in this blog post by CocoaAction Brasil and P&A consultant Maria Fernanda Brando.
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Partnering for Impact in Côte d’Ivoire: A Blueprint for Public-Private Collaboration in Education Financing

See how a coalition of business and philanthropic investors came together with Côte d’Ivoire’s Ministry of Education to help the country provide education for remote and rural communities and scale up evidence-based solutions around foundational learning in this blog post by GPE Global Lead for Engagement with Private Foundations Stijn De Lameillieure and Jacobs Foundation Côte d'Ivoire Country Director Sabina Vigani.
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Cocoa Sustainability Roundup

Cocoa Sustainability Roundup

Learn about the work WCF member companies and partners are doing to ensure a sustainable and thriving cocoa sector. Want your company to be featured in our cocoa sustainability roundup? Email for details.

African Development Bank & ICRAF
AfDB & ICRAF launched a climate resilient cocoa farming project in Côte d'Ivoire. Read more.

Mars Wrigley
Mars released the report "Respecting Human Rights in the Cocoa Supply Chain". Read more.

Nestlé won the 2021 Edie Sustainability Leadership Award for sustainability reporting and communications. Read more.

NORC released a Child Labor Data Visualization Tool to analyze data on prevalence of child labor rates in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire. Read more.
Olam launched a business model to help farmers market single origin cocoa beans. Read more.

Proforest released a case study on developing a deforestation-free climate-resilient cocoa landscape. Read more.

World Cocoa Foundation
WCF announced President Rick Scobey's departure from the organization after 5 years to lead UK-based environmental organization TRAFFIC. Read more.

World Resources Institute
World Resources Institute published the "Faces of Restoration" series showcasing farmers in Brazil. Read more.
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