LINDT & SPRÜNGLI JOINS TOGETHER WITH LEADING COCOA AND OTHER CHOCOLATE COMPANIES TO HELP COCOA FARMERS ADAPT TO WEATHER AND CLIMATE IMPACTS


LINDT & SPRÜNGLI JOINS TOGETHER WITH LEADING COCOA AND OTHER CHOCOLATE COMPANIES TO HELP COCOA FARMERS ADAPT TO WEATHER AND CLIMATE IMPACTS

Kilchberg, 1.June 2016 – Lindt & Sprüngli supports the new program by the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) to address the threat climate change poses to cocoa sustainability and the many livelihoods the sector involves.

The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) announced the launch of its new program designed to strengthen collaboration between the public and private sector to address the threat climate change poses to cocoa sustainability and the many livelihoods the sector supports.

 

The announcement was made by WCF’s Acting President Tim McCoy during a presentation at Penn State’s Frontiers in Science and Technology for Cacao Quality, Productivity and Sustainability meeting.

For the full press release please read:

http://www.worldcocoafoundation.org/new-industry-partnership-focused-on-climate-change/

About WCF: The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) promotes sustainability in the cocoa sector by providing cocoa farmers with the support they need to grow more quality cocoa and strengthen their communities. For more information, visit www.worldcocoafoundation.org

For questions please refer to Jackie Marks from WCF

wef@worldcocoa.org

+1 202 737 78 70

 

 

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