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COCOAConference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications
COCOACentral Oregon Council on Aging (Redmond, OR)
CoCoAComputations in Commutative Algebra
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COCOACommittee to Outlaw Contrived and Outrageous Acronyms
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Cocoa Life, Mondelez International's signature sustainable sourcing program, will collaborate with governments in West Africa to reduce deforestation in the cocoa supply chain.
By the end of 2018, all Cadbury chocolate bars in the UK and Ireland will carry the Cocoa Life symbol, showing cocoa is sourced through the programme, which works with a number of charities and partners with Fairtrade to verify farmers get a fair deal.
I received my cute little wood like Cocoa Crate box of chocolates for my birthday," stated Chrissy Prandini Wilken, Cocoa Crate Customer.
Cocoa is particularly rich in flavanol, a type of polyphenol that has been associated with improved satiety and mood, a lower risk of diabetes, and better skin, heart, brain, and nerve health.
The association which raised the alarm over the procurrement of substandard agricultural inputs for production of cocoa said the procurement of these substandard input had been affecting production of cocoa every year.
Through Cocoa Life, Mondelez Internationals signature sustainable cocoa sourcing program, the company will take a leading role in implementing projects to deliver the Ghana Cocoa Forest REDD+ Program (GCFRP) which aims at tackling deforestation and forest degradation.
A spokeswoman said: "We wanted something no-one had ever tasted before, so we went back to the cocoa bean.
A phrase now shown to actually harbor some truth, as the cocoa bean is a rich source of flavanols: a class of natural compounds that has neuroprotective effects.
Farmers in Ghana, from where cocoa for Cadbury chocolate has come for more than a century, are being helped to boost their yields and profits as part of the company's Cocoa Life sustainability scheme.
Cocoa powder is made from the cocoa bean, which is fermented, dried, and ground into paste.
Browse the Cocoa Beans (By Type- Criollo, Forastero, Trinitario) (By Products- Cocoa Butter, Cocoa Powder and Cocoa Liquor) Market, for Chocolate, Confectionary, Food & Beverages, Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics Applications - Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast 2016 - 2022 report at http://www.
It is the world's biggest producer of cocoa beans, and yet most of Cote d'Ivoire's inhabitants have never even tasted chocolate, let alone savoured the profits from the finished product.