Bekwai, Ghana
Kumasi - Yamoransa Road Bekwai Ashanti Region 08824 GH
  1. To ascertain the poverty reduction effects of certified sustainable cocoa production in the study area.
  2. To examine the effects of certified sustainable cocoa production on the environment.
  3. To identify the factors that motivate cocoa farmers to enroll in voluntary cocoa certification schemes in the study area.
  4. To evaluate the direct and indirect benefits producers receive from certified sustainable cocoa production.
Lead organization:
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)
Study sector:
Agriculture focus:
UTZ and Rainforest Alliance Certified
Study type:
Outcome or Impact Evaluation
Study design & methods:
Control group(s) / counterfactual, Quantitative collection and analysis methods, Qualitative collection and analysis methods
Study scope:
Environmental issues, Economic issues
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