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The program of the congress will be structured in three sessions: learn, listen, and lead.
In collaboration with the chocolate bar brand Mars, they are modifying the DNA of small cocoa plants to make them more resistant to adverse conditions.
What has occurred in the last 500 years, and also what has stopped happening, so that cocoa’s reality be so often associated with slavery and child labor.
The WCF is leading an unprecedented initiative involving several stakeholders in the cocoa value chain to devise solutions to climate variability and deforestation.
According to a report by Tulane University, a total of 2.3 million children worked in dangerous conditions in 2013/2014.
The America Chemical Society has released a study that proposes retaining as many polyphenols in cocoa’s toasting stage for a healthier and more intensely flavored chocolate.
This year, the Expo Milano visitor can walk through plantations where cacao trees grow and learn more about this aromatic and valuable product.
There are clear signs that the demand for chocolate is greater than the supply. To guarantee this supply and the survival of cocoa, the International Cocoa Quarantine Centre has taken on the role of controlling the quality of every new variety of cocoa in the world.
This big international conference brings together the main players in the sector, from the big companies to small farmers and consumers