Costa Rica is taking action to promote production and trade that is responsible, fair, and in line with practices protecting the environment, the community and the general public.more
As part of its work through the Green Commodities Programme, UNDP is bringing together government, big business, small-scale farmers and other stakeholders to address deep-rooted sustainability issues in key commodity sectors in ten countries, including Indonesia and Ghana. And success involves closing the gender gap.more
Cocoa farmers in Ghana can now turn to sustainable, climate smart farming practices to boost cocoa production in the country, thanks to their increased understanding of its benefits.more
08 March 2016: Why Does Empowering Women in Agricultural Commodity Production Matter for Tackling Global Poverty and Deforestation?
To mark International Women’s Day 2016, the UNDP is highlighting the stories, challenges and successes of women in Ghana’s cocoa sector. more