Fairafric Chocolate Time

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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 […]

Factory Update

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Those who actively follow us will already know what our biggest goal for 2020 is: the completion of our new, solar-powered chocolate factory in the rural region of Suhum in Ghana. The construction of the factory, which is expected to be completed in autumn this year, is running quite smoothly despite the current situation. Here […]

An internship at fairafric

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Chocolate Made in Ghana. A young social enterprise that produces fair chocolate and turns the industry upside down. A chocolate revolution?   “This is once again such a hip, pseudo-social company with good marketing.”, I thought to myself when I saw the colorful chocolate bars in a shop window in downtown Bonn. This is me: […]

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Which values are important in Ghana? A closer look at the mentality of the west african country

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According to the United Nations Mother Earth is currently home to 193 countries. Within these 193 countries there are different groups, tribes and communities, which all have and represent their own values. But what exactly are values? Values are desirable or morally well considered characteristics or qualities, which are attributed to objects, ideas, practical or […]

European agricultural imports to Ghana and their influences on the local economy

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Today, fairafric is taking a look beyond the chocolate plate and examines the Ghanaian poultry sector in detail. For what reason? – That’s quite simple: The global poultry market is a descriptive example for economic impact on a country whose local supply was replaced by global imports. Between 2002 and 2016, european exports of animal […]