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1

What is Kuapa Kokoo?

Cooperative of farmers in Ghana

2

What do Kuapa Kokoo do?

Sell part of their cocoa bean crop to Divine Chocolate Ltd who make fair trade chocolates like Dubble bars.

3

What financial benefit do farmers receive?

Extra $150 per tonne (that is 10% more than usual price)

4

What can groups of farmers also receive which help with community projects?

A premium

5

What training can farmers receive?

Training to help them deal with pest/disease such as the Black Pod

6

What can members of the group borrow?

Small amounts from a microcredit bank, known as the Kuapa Kokoo Credit Union

7

What have the farmers elected?

A trusted member who weighs and records cocoa beans, making trading official and people more accountable.

8

What are Kuapa Kokoo shareholders in?

Divine Chocolate Ltd so profits are invested in projects in Ghana.