Host: European Commission The objective of this appointment is to discuss the role of monitoring and enforcement mechanisms, traceability systems and innovative technologies in the new framework for sustainable cocoa production. MORE
Host: European Commission The purpose of this session is to provide an overview of the specific ways in which the cocoa sector could be affected by and adapt to the proposed horizontal EU legislation on due diligence and minimizing the risk of deforestation associated with products placed on the EU market. MORE
Host: European Commission This appointment will identify and prioritize the capacity building and investment needs of farmers and farmer organizations. It will also identify and prioritize infrastructure investment needs in cocoa producing countries. MORE
Host: GISCO This year's General Meeting of GISCO will take place on May 5th and, as in the previous year due to the pandemic, will be held in a virtual form. MORE
Host: European Commission This meeting will formulate ideas regarding coordination between existing initiatives. There will also be an inventory of available development finance and blended finance instruments and a proposal for the distribution of resources. MORE
Host: ICCO & CIRAD The theme of this year's symposium is "Innovations to support market development and promote the sustainability of cocoa farming for better farmer income". MORE
Host: Koelnmesse The General Food and Drink Exhibition (Anuga) is considered the world's largest trade fair for the food industry. It takes place every two years in Cologne and brings together ten trade fairs for different food categories. MORE
Host: World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) Current information about the Partnership Meeting can be found here: https://www.worldcocoafoundation.org/event/wcfpm/. MORE