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    Red Cross Red Crescent Response – December Update

    In October 2014, WCF announced the cocoa industry’s collective effort to support  the fight against Ebola in West Africa. With support from its members, WCF raised more than $800,000 which has since been donated to two non-governmental organizations: Caritas, and…Read More »

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    Caritas’ Ebola Response – November Update

    In October 2014, WCF announced the cocoa industry’s collective effort to support  the fight against Ebola in West Africa. With support from its members, WCF raised more than $800,000 which has since been donated to two non-governmental organizations: Caritas, and…Read More »

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    Red Cross Red Crescent Ebola Reponse – November Update

    In October 2014, WCF announced the cocoa industry’s collective effort to support  the fight against Ebola in West Africa. With support from its members, WCF raised more than $800,000 which has since been donated to two non-governmental organizations: Caritas, and…Read More »

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    Red Cross Red Crescent Ebola Response – October Update

    In October 2014, WCF announced the cocoa industry’s collective effort to support  the fight against Ebola in West Africa. With support from its members, WCF raised more than $800,000 which has since been donated to two non-governmental organizations: Caritas, and…Read More »

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    Lindt & Spüngli Sustainably Sourced Cocoa Farming Program

    WCF member company, Lindt & Spüngli, recently released its sustainability program outlining their commitments to cocoa communities in West Africa. Find out more about their corporate social responsibility committements. Read the full brochure >>

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    Fino de Aroma Stories: Necoclí, a Bet to a Better Future

    WCF member company based in Colombia, Casa Luker, shared the following story about how an entrepreneurial cocoa project brought change to a Colombian region and now provides future for their people. There is a legend around…Read More »

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    Digital Extension Within Cocoa Sector Farmer Training

    “We have to think hard about how to start taking advantage of the digital revolution that is multiplying the rate of agricultural innovation.” – 2012, Bill Gates at the “International Fund for Agricultural Development Governing Council.”…Read More »

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    WCF-ECHOES Program Graduates 190 Out-of-School-Youth

    190 farmers from 8 communities in the Atwima Nwabiagya and Bibiaini Anwiaso Bekwai Districts, in the Ashanti and Western Regions of Ghana respectively, have graduated from the Out-of-School-Youth program (OSY). The students completed 9 months of…Read More »

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    CocoaLink Côte d’Ivoire

    CocoaLink provides a two-way messaging platform for farmers to receive and send messages about timely and relevant information on agricultural practices. Following the cocoa-growing calendar, messages offer information on everything from recommended agro-inputs, to optimal postharvest…Read More »

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    SPAGnVOLA

    I come from a different mindset and perspective when it comes to cacao.  Owning the land, cultivating, harvesting and post-harvest processing of our cacao is not an easy task, and it allows me to gain a…Read More »

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