Cocoa Plantation Improvement Programme, Samoa

Recent Work

Senior consultant, Keith Budd, was selected to develop a rehabilitation programme for Samoan cocoa plantations on Savaii. This project involved an assessment of the Samoan cocoa value chain, establishment of a single-source cocoa market with a leading chocolate manufacturer, also an analysis of economic, social, and environmental benefits for the farmers.

Key partners and clients are Savaii Cocoa Farmers Association and Whittaker’s Chocolates.