The Rainforest Alliance is strengthening its pioneering cocoa certification program, which is the world’s largest scale initiative to drive more sustainable cocoa farming. Key priorities of the cocoa strategy are assurance, shared responsibility, supply chain transparency, and profitability and resilience.
All resources for Cocoa
We’re happy to share the annual reports on the Rainforest Alliance and UTZ coffee, cocoa, and tea certification programs. Please see our summaries below and download each sector’s full data report for our facts and figures and data visualizations.[Read more...]
View this report for an in-depth look at our Rainforest Alliance and UTZ cocoa certification statistics and analysis of how our programs developed in 2021.
Cocoa Certification Data Report 2021
The Rainforest Alliance, CDP, Clarmondial, Conservation International, and USAID announce a transformational public-private ‘Business Case’ partnership to reduce cocoa and other commodity-driven deforestation, and contribute to global climate and biodiversity goals.
Policies and rules
This policy sets out the certification timelines and procedures for cocoa groups in Côte d’Ivoire for the Rainforest Alliance 2020 Certification Program.
Certification Timelines and Procedures for Cocoa Groups in Côte d’Ivoire