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World Cocoa Foundation

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) is an international nonprofit membership foundation that promotes a sustainable cocoa economy by providing cocoa farmers with the tools they need to grow more and better cocoa, market it successfully, and make greater profits. WCF's membership includes more than 90 cocoa and chocolate manufacturers, processors, supply chain managers, and other companies worldwide. Member companies range in size from small and medium size firms to large international corporations and represent over 80% of the global cocoa market. For more information, visit www.worldcocoa.org.

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    Indonesian Ambassador Hosts Industry Leaders at World Cocoa Foundation Chocolate Fest Image

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    06-23-11

    Indonesian Ambassador Hosts Industry Leaders at World Cocoa Foundation Chocolate Fest

    His Excellency Dr. Dino Patti Djalal, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the United States, hosted other diplomats, government representatives, and leaders from the chocolate industry at the first annual World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) Chocolate Fest at the Indonesian E...

    World Cocoa Foundation Convenes Global Stakeholders To Address Cocoa Sustainability Image

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    05-16-11

    World Cocoa Foundation Convenes Global Stakeholders To Address Cocoa Sustainability

    WHAT: "Celebrating the Diversity of Cocoa Origins" World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting WHEN: Wednesday and Thursday, May 18 and 19, 2011 WHERE: Hilton San Francisco Financial District, San Francisco CA WHO: More tha...
    World Cocoa Foundation Convenes Global Stakeholders To Address Cocoa Sustainability Image

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    10-21-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Convenes Global Stakeholders To Address Cocoa Sustainability

    More than 300 representatives from industry, government, development organizations, and research institutes in 32 countries around the globe are gathered in Washington today under the auspices of the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) to address the most pressing issues in efforts...

    World Cocoa Foundation Marks Tenth Anniversary Image

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    10-20-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Marks Tenth Anniversary

    The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), which celebrates its tenth anniversary this week, is marking the occasion with a gathering of
    representatives from industry, government, development organizations, and research institutes around the globe. "Marking a Decade of Cocoa S...

    World Cocoa Foundation Convenes Global Stakeholders To Address Cocoa Sustainability  Image

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    10-12-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Convenes Global Stakeholders To Address Cocoa Sustainability

    WHAT: "Marking a Decade of Cocoa Sustainability"
    World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting

    WHEN: Wednesday and Thursday, October 20 and 21, 2010

    WHERE: Washi...

    Indonesia has Chocolate on its Mind: Help for Cocoa Smallholder Farmers Image

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    08-04-10

    Indonesia has Chocolate on its Mind: Help for Cocoa Smallholder Farmers

    International cooperation includes Swisscontact, the World Cocoa Foundation, Armajaro Trading Ltd (UK), and Mars Incorporated (US).

    21-month US$6.8 million pilot program trains 12,500 farmers directly. Goal: Increase product...

    World Cocoa Foundation Announces New Company Members and New Projects Image

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    05-19-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Announces New Company Members and New Projects

    The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) today welcomed five new company members to the foundation and announced the start of three new projects in Côte d'Ivoire, the world's largest cocoa-producing country. The announcements were made during the welcoming remarks of WCF's 17th Part...

    World Cocoa Foundation Holds 17th Partnership Meeting on Cocoa Sustainability Image

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    05-19-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Holds 17th Partnership Meeting on Cocoa Sustainability

    The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) today began its 17th Partnership Meeting in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The two-day meeting on cocoa sustainability, held in association with the Rabobank Foundation and Rabobank International, is attended by over 200 representatives from the c...

    World Cocoa Foundation Launches Cocoa Livelihoods Program in Cameroon Image

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    05-04-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Launches Cocoa Livelihoods Program in Cameroon

    At a ceremony held in Yaoundé, the World Cocoa Foundation launched the Cocoa Livelihoods Program (CLP) in Cameroon. The ceremony was timed to coincide with Cameroon's celebration of 50 years of independence. The program is managed by the World Cocoa Foundation and funded ...

    World Cocoa Foundation Launches Cocoa Livelihoods Program in Nigeria Image

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    03-08-10

    World Cocoa Foundation Launches Cocoa Livelihoods Program in Nigeria

    At a ceremony held in Osogbo, Osun State, the World Cocoa Foundation today launched the Cocoa Livelihoods Program (CLP) in Nigeria. The program initially announced in February 2009, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 14 chocolate industry companies, is exp...

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