**Cacao: An Alternative against Deforestation** …


Cacao: An Alternative against Deforestation

The WCF (World Cocoa Foundation) Announced that 33 Companies Representing 85% of the World Cocoa Product Development Agreed on a Common Plan.

The clearing of forests is a global problem. For this reason, the World Cocoa Foundation in partnership with the private sector and a couple of African governments decided to face this problem, and also mitigate climate change. The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) announced that 33 companies representing 85% of the world’s cocoa-based products announced a common plan, along with Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana, countries that produce 65% of the grain in the world, to reduce deforestation.

Source: Costa Rica News: thecostaricanews.com/cacao-an-alternative-against-deforestation/