The Importance of Shade
Ariculture / Cocoa / Ghana

The Importance of Shade

In this, the third article in our series focusing on our work in Ghana, Rainforest Alliance communications team member, Marcus Schaefer, who recently travelled from his home outside Stockholm to the West African nation, visits the Juabeso/Bia region to report from the Casheikrom community about their work in agroforestry. Rainforest Alliance has been working with 36 communities in the region promoting sustainable land use practises and creating small scale enterprises. Continue reading

Working With Cocoa Farmers in Ghana
Agriculture / Climate Change / Cocoa / Ghana

Working With Cocoa Farmers in Ghana

Marking the start of Chocolate Week here in the UK, today’s blog is the first in our new series focusing on our work in Ghana with cocoa farmers. Rainforest Alliance communications team member, Marcus Schaefer, recently travelled from his home outside Stockholm to the West African nation. Here he kicks off this new series with an overview of a landscape project that brings together a number of different elements of the Rainforest Alliance’s work. Continue reading