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26-03-2019
LET’S MODERNISE COCOA FARMING AND MAKE IT AN ATTRACTIVE BUSINESS VENTURE – COCOBOD BOSS

Hon Joseph Boahen Aidoo, Chief Executive of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has charged management of COCOBOD to adopt simple but appropriate technologies to ease the work of cocoa farmers and make cocoa farming an attractive business venture, especially for the youth.



Hon Aidoo said the time has come for cocoa farming to be seen as a viable business venture with established service ...

20-03-2019
PRESS RELEASE : US$ 300 MILLION MEDIUM TERM RECEIVABLE-BACKED SUSTAINABILITY LINKED TRADE FINANCE FACILITY

Ghana Cocoa Board signed on March 19th a new 3-year receivables-backed trade finance facility of US$300m ("the facility").

Download the official press release on the facility by clicking the link below

14-03-2019
COCOBOD HUMAN RESOURCE STAFF HOLD RETREAT AT CRIG NEW TAFO

Senior members of the Human Resource Department of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) have held a retreat at Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG), Tafo to brainstorm on best practices to enhance their performance.


Speaking at the opening ceremony of the event, Mr. Ray Ankrah, Deputy Chief Executive In-Charge of Finance and Administration called on staff to give off their best in the disch...

01-03-2019
COCOA IMPROVES COGNITIVE ABILITY – HEALTH EXPERT

Dr. Edward O. Amporful, the Chief Pharmacist at the Cocoa Clinic in Accra has stated that consuming cocoa regularly improves the cognitive ability of an individual and boosts their academic performance. He disclosed that countries, which have produced many Nobel Award winners have high rates of cocoa consumption; an evidence of a strong correlation between high cocoa consumption and cognitive d...