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Ivory Coast is uniquely dependent on cacao which accounts for 40% of national export income and is thought to be the main source of livelihood for around 6 million of the country's 26 million inhabitants. Ahead of Ghana, the other major producer in West Africa, Ivory Coast grows about a third of the world's cacao, most of which goes into the manufacture of chocolate and and other cacao products. Yet the industry is beset by challenges, ranging from climate change and deforestation to child...
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