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  • Green Cocoa Landscape Program launched in Cameroon

    On 6 September, IDH organized an inception meeting for the coalition. More than 35 participants attended from government, industry and civil society to discuss the challenges and areas that can…

    Green Cocoa Landscape Program launched in Cameroon
  • Ghana Government Releases Land Use Maps to CFI Signatories

    A brief ceremony was organized by the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR) in collaboration with the Cocoa & Forests Initiative (CFI) secretariat in Accra on 4 July 2019…

    Ghana Government Releases Land Use Maps to CFI Signatories
  • Huynh Tien Dung new IDH Country Director Vietnam

    Huynh Tien Dung, former Team Leader of Sustainable Landscapes Component, VFD for SNV in Vietnam has been appointed as IDH Vietnam Country Director. In this capacity he succeeds Flavio Corsin…

    Huynh Tien Dung new IDH Country Director Vietnam
  • Biodiversity makes business sense: International Day for Biological Diversity

    The Leuser ecosystem is one of the only places in the world where orangutans, elephants, tigers, sun bears and rhinos co-exist in the wild. In the buffer zone of the Leuser Ecosystem in Aceh Tamiang, local smallholders and communities are restoring degraded lands by planting fruit trees, vegetables and hardwood trees. This contributes to increased biodiversity while providing alternative income sources for the smallholders.

    Biodiversity makes business sense: International Day for Biological Diversity
  • Podcast: On World Food Day let’s put the farmer household at the center

    On this World Food Day we put the farmer household at the center! Because despite most of the world’s food being grown by smallholder farmers, they also account for around half of the most…

    Podcast: On World Food Day let’s put the farmer household at the center
  • Enhancing traceability and professionalizing cooperatives – an example of Cémoi in Côte d’Ivoire

    The Cocoa and Forests Initiative is built on the key pillars of sustainable production, forest protection and social inclusion. A basis for each of these pillars is to have an…

    Enhancing traceability and professionalizing cooperatives – an example of Cémoi in Côte d’Ivoire
  • Beyond Chocolate has a new look!

    To kick off this next phase of the Initiative we commissioned a designer to put together a new look and feel. We’re happy to share the results…

    Beyond Chocolate has a new look!
  • FLOURISH cocoa learning hub is live!

    Capturing 5 years of innovation in the Cocoa Productivity and Quality Program. Flourish tells the story of the cocoa sector going beyond certification. Towards a sustainable cocoa sector. Flourish has…

    FLOURISH cocoa learning hub is live!
  • Press Release: Cocoa & Forests Initiative reports progress, aims to expand effort

    Utrecht (19 May 2020) – Cocoa & Forests Initiative (CFI) signatories today reported progress towards their goal of ending deforestation and said progress needs to accelerate this year to save…

    Press Release: Cocoa & Forests Initiative reports progress, aims to expand effort
  • COVID-19 reinforces the urgency of Cocoa & Forests Initiative goals

    A reminder that farmers should continue being at the center of our efforts In addition to the human vulnerabilities that COVID-19 has exposed, this crisis also can serve as a…

    COVID-19 reinforces the urgency of Cocoa & Forests Initiative goals