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Improving Productivity and Alleviating Poverty by Acknowledging the Role of Women - Poster presented at the WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014, 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)
Increasing Cocoa Quality by Acknowledging the role of Women - Poster presented at the WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014, 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)
The Role of Education in Empowering Young Women in West-African Cocoa Communities - Poster presented at WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014, 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)
Child Protection in Cocoa Growing Communities - Poster presented at the WCC 2014, , World Cocoa Conference 2014 , 06/2014, Amsterdam, (2014) , (Practical Publication)

The Role of Education in Empowering Young Women in West-African Cocoa Communities - Poster presented at WCC 2014

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TitleThe Role of Education in Empowering Young Women in West-African Cocoa Communities - Poster presented at WCC 2014
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Publication2014
Corporate AuthorsKIT(Royal Tropical Institute), -, S.E.R.A.P. -, World Cocoa Foundation, and ICI - International Cocoa Initiative
Conference NameWorld Cocoa Conference 2014
Date Published06/2014
Conference LocationAmsterdam
Publication LanguageEnglish
Keywordseducation, empowerment, Entrepreneurship, gender
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Education is key to the future of cocoa communities in West-Africa. However, school attendance rates are low and dropout rates high, especially among girls

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