Supporting Biodiversity in the Taï National Park
Biodiversity / Côte d’Ivoire / Cocoa / Habitat

Supporting Biodiversity in the Taï National Park

In the penultimate blog of our ongoing cocoa project series, James Lomax of the United Nations Environment Program tells us about the collective effort made by everyone involved to create and secure a future supply of cocoa that has a positive impact on the unique biodiversity that is found in Cote d’Ivoire’s Taï National Park. Continue reading

Ariculture / Côte d’Ivoire / Cocoa / Cooperatives

International Day of Cooperatives – Interview with Edmond Konan

Cote d’Ivoirian Edmond Konan heads up Global Business Consulting Company (GBCC), a partner organisation to the Rainforest Alliance in Cote d’Ivoire, working with cocoa farmers and cooperatives to support them in achieving Rainforest Alliance certification. To mark this weekend’s International Day of Cooperatives, we’ve interviewed Edmond about his work and the importance of cooperatives in … Continue reading