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Mobile App to Raise COVID-19 Awareness Among Cocoa Farmers

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Countries: Côte d'Ivoire
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Project SDGs:
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Increase Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (SDG 6.1 & 6.2)
Stakeholder Participation (SDG 6.b)
Project Tags:
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COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus
Progress to Date: 1200 lead farmers reached
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Desired Partner: Other
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Mar. 2020  »  Ongoing
Project Website: www.cargill.com/2020/cote-divoire-cocoa-farmers-receive-covi...
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 49%

Project Overview

Cargill seeks to prioritize the health and safety of cocoa farmers and community members in Côte d’Ivoire. To this end, Cargill has deployed its digital farming app, FarmForce, to reach over 1,200 cooperative leaders and lead farmers to raise awareness of COVID-19 and best sanitation and hygiene practices. Because farmer cooperatives and lead farmers act as ambassadors to other farmers and their communities, FarmForce will amplify the government's efforts to prevent the sp...

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Cargill seeks to prioritize the health and safety of cocoa farmers and community members in Côte d’Ivoire. To this end, Cargill has deployed its digital farming app, FarmForce, to reach over 1,200 cooperative leaders and lead farmers to raise awareness of COVID-19 and best sanitation and hygiene practices. Because farmer cooperatives and lead farmers act as ambassadors to other farmers and their communities, FarmForce will amplify the government's efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 through safety and WASH measures.

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