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Barcelona suffer new transfer blow as Jean Michael Seri rules out January exit from Nice.

Ivory Coast midfielder vows to continue at the Ligue 1 side until the end of the season.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Research Points to Ecological Costs of 'Unethical' Chocolate.

Your afternoon chocolate bar may be fueling climate change, destroying protected forests and threatening elephants, chimpanzees and hippos in West Africa, research suggests. Well-known brands, such as Mars and Nestle, are buying through global traders cocoa that is grown illegally in dwindling national parks and reserves in ...

- Voice of America - US

Chocolate industry driving deforestation of Ivory Coast: report.

The chocolate industry is indirectly driving massive and illegal deforestation in Ivory Coast, fuelling a catastrophic decline in wildlife, a green group said Wednesday. "In several national parks and other protected areas, 90 percent or more of the land mass has been converted to cocoa," the group Mighty Earth said in its ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Chocolate bar may be killing forests in W. Africa.

Your afternoon chocolate bar may be fueling climate change, destroying protected forests and threatening elephants, chimpanzees and hippos in West Africa, research suggests.Well-known brands, such as Mars and Nestle, are buying through global traders cocoa that is grown illegally in dwindling national parks and reserves in ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Legally sourced chocolate could help end deforestation in West Africa.

The spread of illegal cocoa plantations, which supply beans to popular candy brands, have caused widespread deforestation across much of the Ivory Coast's protected land reserves. The solution lies in the hands of consumers: buy fair-trade chocolate.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

Forests die out as chocolate industry flourishes.

40% of world's cocoa produced in the Ivory Coast, where rainforest cover has reduced by more than 80% The post Forests die out as chocolate industry flourishes appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Chocolate industry driving deforestation of Ivory Coast: report.

The chocolate industry is indirectly driving massive and illegal deforestation in Ivory Coast, fuelling a catastrophic decline in wildlife, a green group said Wednesday.

- PhysOrg - NL

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