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16 Mar, 2017, 15:57 GMT Cocoa Industry Announces Cooperative Initiative to End Deforestation

Twelve of the world's leading cocoa and chocolate companies agreed to a statement of collective intent committing them to work together, in...


01 Nov, 2016, 11:22 GMT Plus de 500 participants se réunissent en Côte d'Ivoire afin de se focaliser sur la question du développement durable lors de la Rencontre de partenariats de la World Cocoa Foundation

La World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), en collaboration avec le Conseil du Café-Cacao, a organisé la semaine dernière sa Rencontre annuelle de partenariats ...


31 Oct, 2016, 13:04 GMT 500+ Convene in Côte d'Ivoire for Focus on Sustainability at World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting

Last week, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), in collaboration with Le Conseil du Café-Cacao, convened its annual Partnership Meeting in Abidjan, Côte ...


26 Oct, 2016, 14:00 BST Global Cocoa Sector Meets in Côte d'Ivoire to Explore New Directions for Sustainability Efforts

Nearly 500 representatives of the global chocolate and cocoa sector, including farmers, have gathered in Côte d'Ivoire, the world's leading producer...


18 Oct, 2016, 19:19 BST Global Cocoa Sector to Convene in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire for Sustainability Discussions October 26-27

Join global leaders for a two-day meeting to address critical issues facing sustainability in the chocolate and cocoa sector. The meeting, hosted by...


31 May, 2016, 18:00 BST Leading Cocoa And Chocolate Companies Join Together To Help Cocoa Farmers Adapt To Weather And Climate Impacts

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) announced today the launch of its new program designed to strengthen collaboration between the public and private...


18 May, 2016, 13:05 BST Richard Scobey Appointed World Cocoa Foundation President

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) Board of Directors today announced that it has named Richard Scobey as the organization's President, effective July...


13 Oct, 2015, 17:23 BST World Cocoa Foundation Announces Resignation of President Bill Guyton

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) Board of Directors today announced the resignation of Bill Guyton, who has served as president since it was founded...


30 Jul, 2015, 14:05 BST Reducing Child Labor is a Shared Responsibility

In response to the 2013/2014 Survey Research on Child Labor in West African Cocoa-Growing Areas Report, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) today issued ...


06 May, 2015, 16:30 BST Jacobs Foundation Launches TRECC to Partner with World Cocoa Foundation's CocoaAction

Today, at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Middle East & Africa meeting, in partnership with the cocoa industry strategy CocoaAction, coordinated...


02 Apr, 2015, 22:53 BST Cocoa & Chocolate Industry and Ivorian Government Announce Agreement on Improved Cocoa Planting Material

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and Cote d'Ivoire's Conseil du Café-Cacao have announced an agreement to improve cocoa planting material. The...


16 Oct, 2014, 20:02 BST Global Cocoa Sector Advances Effort to Sustain Industry, Improve Quality of Life for Farmers and Communities in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire

Hundreds of members of the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and leaders from the global cocoa sector convened in Copenhagen, Denmark to take further...


15 Oct, 2014, 09:00 BST Global Cocoa Sector Joins Fight Against Ebola

During the opening of its 26th Partnership Meeting & Cocoa Sustainability Trade Fair, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) announced a donation of...


02 Oct, 2014, 17:10 BST Global Cocoa Sector to Convene in Copenhagen for Sustainability Discussions

Join global leaders for a 2-day meeting to explore the status of sustainability in the chocolate and cocoa sector. The meeting, hosted by the World...


22 May, 2014, 18:26 BST Global Chocolate and Cocoa Companies Announce Unprecedented Sustainability Strategy in Ghana

Senior executives from 12 of the world's largest chocolate and cocoa companies are signing a joint agreement with the Government of Ghana as part of...


20 May, 2014, 17:29 BST Global Chocolate and Cocoa Companies Announce Unprecedented Sustainability Strategy in Cote d'Ivoire

Senior executives from 12 of the world's largest chocolate and cocoa companies are signing a joint agreement with the Government of Côte d'Ivoire as...


01 Aug, 2013, 14:49 BST World Cocoa Foundation Hosts African Cocoa Experts

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) has welcomed the arrival in the United States of four cocoa storage and warehousing experts from West Africa. The...


06 Jun, 2013, 19:00 BST At World Cocoa Foundation, Cargill's Greg Page Focuses On Sustainability And Food Security

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) kicked off its 23rd Partnership Meeting in Washington, D.C., yesterday with inspiring keynote remarks by Greg Page,...


04 Jun, 2013, 21:36 BST World Cocoa Foundation Announces $3 Million in Globe-spanning Support for Cocoa Sustainability

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) announced today $3 million in new support for cocoa improvement projects in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The...


27 Mar, 2013, 14:00 GMT World Cocoa Foundation, Lindt & Sprungli, and USDA Agricultural Research Service Join Forces to Support Fine-Flavor Cocoa Research

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Sprungli are providing a financial gift to the U.S. Department of...


19 Nov, 2012, 10:00 GMT World Cocoa Foundation Announces Selection of Seven International Scientists for Cocoa Research Fellowship in United States

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) has announced the selection of seven cocoa research scientists from five countries for fellowships through the WCF/U....