The future of chocolate – What impact will climate change have on cocoa farming?

The effects of climate change are already a reality for many people in the Global South. But what exactly is the situation like in West Africa? Find out here what the future holds for cocoa farming and chocolate production in Ghana.

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Child labor in the cocoa sector

Last week, we have already announced it in our newsletter: fairafric now has an extension officer! Mubarak will make sure that child labor will not be an issue on the farms where fairafric’s cocoa is harvested. Due to this occasion we would like to tell you more about child labor in the cocoa sector and explain how we prevent it.

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Alkalization of cocoa

Time and again, you have asked us why our organic cocoa powder is so bright in color. Does it contain milk powder? No, our cocoa powder consists of 100% organic cocoa and nothing else. But why does it look so different from the "pure" cocoa powder in the supermarket? Find out the facts in our latest blog post.

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How does the world market for cocoa work?

You have always wondered which rules the world market for cocoa follows? How it develops and how the world market price is formed? Do you think that all this sounds pretty complicated and you do not feel like fighting your way through thick tomes? This blog post offers you a short and sweet explanation!

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