Some of the world’s largest confectionery companies have signed up to an agreement to combat deforestation in Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana. Read more
Mondelēz International will work with the governments of Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire to reduce deforestation in West Africa. Read more
The chocolate industry has made progress on eradicating child labour but must do more on fair wages, according to a new report. Read more
Chemicals specialist Azelis will expand its business in Africa with a new presence in Côte d’Ivoire, after opening an office in Abidjan. Read more
Bel Group has invested €3m in a new factory in Abidjan, to meet demand for The Laughing Cow cheese in Côte d’Ivoire. Read more
Cargill has enhanced the traceability of the payments it makes to Ivorian cocoa farmers, which amounted to €15m in 2015. Read more
Cargill and its partners have worked together to improve access to commercial finance for cocoa farmers in Côte d’Ivoire. Read more
Cargill has partnered with the public and private sectors to build schools and hospitals for Ivorian cocoa cooperatives. Read more
ADM Cocoa has extended a program of vocational training, which had initially piloted in two communities in Côte d'Ivoire. Read more
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