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  • GHANA SIGNS LANDMARK DEAL TO CUT CARBON EMISSIONS AND REDUCE DEFORESTATION

    Ghana – which has one of the highest deforestation rates in Africa – has become the third country to sign ...

    Ghana – which has one of the highest deforestation rates in Africa – has become the third country to sign an agreement with the World Bank that rewards efforts to reduce carbon emissions from deforest ...

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  • VIETNAM’S LOOMING CLIMATE CRISIS

     “It’s 2019. Can we all now please stop saying ‘climate change’ and instead call it what it is: climate b ...

     “It’s 2019. Can we all now please stop saying ‘climate change’ and instead call it what it is: climate breakdown, climate crisis, climate emergency, ecological breakdown, ecological crisis and ecolog ...

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  • C&CI July 2019

    How platforms work – or don’t work – to solve sustainability challenges; Vietnam’s looming climate crisis ...

    How platforms work – or don’t work – to solve sustainability challenges; Vietnam’s looming climate crisis accentuated by deforestation; Report lays bare need to upgrade cocoa’s transport links; New fo ...

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  • C&CI May 2019

    Warming climate changing Colombia’s coffee future; Acquisitions are part of our DNA says family-controlle ...

    Warming climate changing Colombia’s coffee future; Acquisitions are part of our DNA says family-controlled Italian roaster; Migrant workers particularly at risk from forced labour; Craft chocolate mak ...

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  • C&CI January 2019

    Cocoa pledge has failed to halt deforestation; Supreme Court clarifies burden of proof in cargo damage ca ...

    Cocoa pledge has failed to halt deforestation; Supreme Court clarifies burden of proof in cargo damage case; Farmers fail to benefit if training doesn't meet objectives; New tool will ensure contract ...

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  • C&CI November 2018

    Greater effort needed to keep coffee leaf rust at bay; Coffee price crisis needs producing countries to d ...

    Greater effort needed to keep coffee leaf rust at bay; Coffee price crisis needs producing countries to drink more, expert argues; OPEC-like collaboration unlikely to drive up cocoa price significantl ...

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  • C&CI May 2018

    Consumers’ role in deforestation addressed by EU study; UK coffee culture growing but Brexit likely to ma ...

    Consumers’ role in deforestation addressed by EU study; UK coffee culture growing but Brexit likely to make it more expensive; Funding sought to ensure genetic diversity remains available; Fine cocoa ...

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  • C&CI March 2018

    Shorter value chain could create benefits for everyone; On-year in Brazil means prices will enjoy little ...

    Shorter value chain could create benefits for everyone; On-year in Brazil means prices will enjoy little respite; Mexican agency hopes coffee programme will survive election; Favourable economic data ...

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  • C&CI January 2018

    Research required to prepare farmers for climate change; Ecom unit rejects accusations of fake co-operati ...

    Research required to prepare farmers for climate change; Ecom unit rejects accusations of fake co-operatives; Brazilian coffee industry ‘too dependent’ on Port of Santos; Fairly traded, but a fair pri ...

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  • C&CI September 2017

    Scobey sets out six point plan for cocoa; Robusta coffee growing importance in parts of Nicaragua; EU Sta ...

    Scobey sets out six point plan for cocoa; Robusta coffee growing importance in parts of Nicaragua; EU States vote in favour of mandatory acrylamide measures; Developed markets the key to growth in pri ...

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