Ferrero claims substantial inroads with its latest Cocoa & Forests Initiative (CFI) report

With 346,000 hectares covered with deforestation risk assessments, Ferrero said it has doubled its initial target for 2022, and overcame additional challenges for Ferrero cocoa farmers and suppliers during the COVID-19 global In partnership with the Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana governments, and leading cocoa and chocolate companies, the CFI report showcases a comprehensive program of … Read more

Cocoa industry still failing to end deforestation, new report claims

The new data analysis by Mighty Earth contained in Sweet Nothings: How the Chocolate Industry has Failed to Honor Promises to End Deforestation in Cocoa Supply Chains, reveals that even after the industry published action plans in 2019, Cote d’Ivoire lost 19,421 hectares – 74.9 sq. mi. – of forest within cocoa growing regions and … Read more