Fair Trade

“Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire announce joint action plans to end deforestation in cocoa sector” – Confectionery News – March 4, 2019

On March 4, 2019 Confectionery News reported that “(t)the world’s leading chocolate and cocoa companies have backed plans released today by the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) to end deforestation and restore forest areas in the top cocoa-producing countries of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana. The three-tiered plans by governments of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana focus on […]

“Green Century Commends Aramark* for No-Deforestation Commitment, Following Green Century Engagement” – Green Century Funds – January 23, 2019

On January 23, 2019 Green Century reported that it “collaborated with Aramark to develop a robust no-deforestation commitment to be implemented by 2025. Aramark, one of the world’s largest food service providers, serves nearly 2 billion meals each year. Aramark agreed to develop and implement a deforestation policy that addresses “No Deforestation, No Peat, No […]