World’s biggest chocolate manufacturers driving rampant deforestation in Ivory Coast
Friday, September 15th, 2017
The global chocolate trade is driving widespread illegal deforestation in Ivory Coast, according to a recent investigation which traced the cocoa supply chain from plantations in protected areas to chocolate manufacturers including Nestlé, Mars, Ferrero and Mondelez.
Illegal cocoa and palm plantations cause $111m damage in Peruvian Amazon
Monday, October 10th, 2016
Peru’s National Forest and Wildlife Service produced an estimate of the damage in a technical report that has been submitted to the environmental prosecutor.