Four reasons for fairafric
Part 1: Cocoa? Where does this popular powder actually come from? Over the last few months we have been providing you with regular updates about the progress on the construction site of our new solar-powered chocolate factory in rural Suhum, Ghana. As the construction is finally completed and we can hopefully start with the production […]
Cocoa, also known as “brown” or “equatorial” gold, is one of the most popular consumer goods in the Global North. As the basis for chocolate sweets, each person in Germany consumes about 4.5 kilograms of pure cocoa powder per year. Cocoa is usually grown in rainforest areas. The cocoa beans are mostly harvested by small […]
Have you already had a cup of tea today? The probability that you answer this question with an enthusiastic “Yes!” is quite likely. After all, every fifth person in Germany consumes tea every day. Since tea production is currently not possible in our latitudes (still – attention climate change!), we have to resort to the […]
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