Type
  • Report
  • Guidance Document
  • LICoP Publication
Sector
  • Coffee
  • Cocoa
  • Vanilla
  • Tea
  • Other
Use
  • Benchmarking
  • Actual Incomes
  • Strategies
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Report Cocoa Strategies

Unlocking targeted approaches to improve household resilience of cocoa farmers

Efforts aiming to achieve resilience in the cocoa sector have been going on for 60 years. Progress has been achieved through decades of investment in sustainability programs, but the efforts have not yielded desired results

Author:

Yuca Waarts; Valerie Janssen; Tinka Koster; Betelhem Mulugeta, Negede; Nina, Bellini-Motovska; Cindy, Geers; Maja, Slingerland

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Report Cocoa

Good Purchasing Practices

A cocoa barometer consultation paper

The first consultation paper was released by the end of 2023. "Good Purchasing Practices in Cocoa," delves into the principles and steps that cocoa and chocolate companies should adopt for sustainable core business practices.

Author:

VOICE Network

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LICoP Publication Other Strategies

Monetary and non-monetary poverty measures from a living income perspective

Summary report

Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) was developed in opposition to a purely monetary approach that reduces poverty to a lack of household income. MPI understands poverty as experienced deprivations, rather than insufficient household income.

Author:

Johannes von Engelhardt, Molly Leavens, Stephanie Daniels

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LICoP Publication Other Strategies

Monetary and non-monetary poverty measures from a living income perspective

Full paper

This paper compares the methodology, both conceptually and operationally, of a living income gap assessment (i.e., the measure of how actual income of a household compares to a living income benchmark), to well-known poverty measures based on evaluation o

Author:

Johannes von Engelhardt, Molly Leavens, Stephanie Daniels

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Report Cocoa

Living Income and Child Labour in the Cocoa Sector of Côte d’Ivoire

KIT Working Paper

This paper aims to explore how household income, farm productivity and alternative IGAs are related to child labour prevalence.

Author:

Rik Habraken, Oumou Diallo, Lisa de Graaf, and Rob Kuijpers

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Report Cocoa

Towards a Living Income for Cocoa Farmers in Ghana

Assessing companies’ efforts to date 2023

This report analyzes existing strategies and interventions implemented by cocoa and chocolate companies operating in Ghana to raise the income of cocoa farmers in their supply chains.

Author:

y Uwe Gneiting, Ph.D., of Oxfam and Albert Arhin, Ph.D., of the Bureau of Integrated Rural Development (BIRD) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana