The German Initiative on Sustainable Cocoa (GISCO) regularly evaluates the results of its work. The basis for the evaluation are the GISCO objectives, measured in the three sustainability goals, as well as the strategic objectives. Both are evaluated according to determined indicators. GISCO creates a monitoring report for every fiscal year; the summarized results of the fiscal year 2018 are presented in the following.
Selected key figures of the fiscal year 2018
is the share of certified cocoa according to sustainability standards in sweets and confectionery produced by GISCO members in Germany in 2018. (2017: 57%)
Total market share of certified cocoa according to sustainability standards: 62%.
Strategic objectives (selection)
GISCO members are currently implementing 124 projects
for the promotion of sustainability in the
cocoa sector in
32 producing countries (2017: 116).