Ten West and Central African countries commit to sustainable commodity production, with new Declaration signed at CoP27, November 9, 2022
The study aims to advance understanding of landscape and jurisdictional approaches as a key corporate strategy towards nature-positive businesses and to map the way forward to mobilise more private sector action and multi-stakeholder collaboration at scale.
- English (5.18 MB)
EU Regulation on Deforestation-Free Products: Operational Guidance for Cocoa Producers and Importers22 December 2022
Proforest has developed an operational guidance for cocoa producers and importers to support the implementation of the upcoming EU regulation on deforestation-free products.
In this reference document, Proforest synthesises existing best practices and tools for conducting supply chain Deforestation Due Diligence in the cocoa sector and identifies key unanswered questions for regulators and companies.
This is part of a series of policy and governance reviews relating to the agro-commodity production landscapes of Ghana, Cameroon and Indonesia.
Gender assessment of the policy environment in relation to the cocoa, oil palm, rubber and timber value chains in Liberia20 February 2020
Gender assessment of the policy environment in relation to the cocoa, oil palm, rubber and timber value chains in Liberia
- genderassessment_liberia.pdf (528 kB)
Gender analysis of the laws and policies that govern the cocoa, palm oil, rubber and timber supply chains in Cameroon3 February 2020
This report presents a gender analysis of the laws and policies guiding the cocoa, palm oil, rubber and timber supply chains in Cameroon. Gender analysis is the study of different roles and responsibilities of men and women; their differentiated access to and control of resources; and their priority needs to better understand and address gender inequalities (FAO, 2011b).
- genderanalysis_cameroon-1.pdf (653 kB)