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Cargill leverages technology to improve transparency in the cocoa sector

Cargill, a global cocoa giant, has reiterated its commitment to a transparent and sustainable cocoa sector, which improves the lives of farmers and their...
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Next NDC government to introduce good policies for cocoa sector

Former President and leader of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama has stated that the next NDC government will introduce...

IMANI launches report on revenue management in cocoa sector

The IMANI Centre for Policy and Education has said revenue management and producer pricing mechanisms within Ghana’s cocoa sector needed to be examined...
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A Collective Effort Will Up Ghana’s Cocoa Sector – COCOBOD

Dr Emmanuel Agyemang Dwomoh, the Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) said government recognized the effort of the private sector in ensuring...

Ghana & Côte d’Ivoire moves to end deforestation in Cocoa Sector

The Prince of Wales attended a meeting yesterday that brought together senior government representatives from Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire and international business leaders to...
Unless something is done urgently to salvage cocoa production, the sector?s contribution to the economy will continue to dwindle. ?

GARDJA Partnered UTZ To Beef Up Media Advocacy On The Cocoa Sector

Ghana Agricultural and Rural Development Journalists Association (GARDJA) has announce its new partnership with Netherlands based product certification firm UTZ, to help increase reportage on...

Cocoa Sector Under Opuni Is Dying – GAWU

GAWU and ICU say corruption at COCOBOD, headed by Dr. Stephen Opuni is affecting the production of cocoa in the country. “The corruption going on...

Building Climate Smart Value Chain In Cocoa Sector

Climate change is a serious threat to agricultural production which has a strong connotation to achieving food security in Ghana. The weather patterns has...
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LBCs kicks against cocoa sectors new policy

Describing the directive as “unproductive”, managers of the LBCs say Dr Opuni’s policy has compounded their already worsening woes under his leadership, as the...

Ghana’s cocoa production to decline

They said the practice, which seeks to increase productivity through forest shade removal and chemical inputs, though beneficial in the short term, is inimical...
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Ghana?s Cocoa Sector Under Threat

By Samuel Hinneh The cocoa sector in the second largest producer globally, Ghana, is being devastated as a result of illicit financial flows via trade...