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Cocoa farmers from ACOPAGRO cooperative (Fair trade and Organic) plant trees to develop best-class agroforestry systems and ensure the sustainability of the cocoa cultivation model.
Type: Reforestation / Agroforestry / Carbon (VCUs)
Location: San Martin region, Amazonia, Peru
Partner: ACOPAGRO Cooperative
Participants: 2,000 Fair trade & Organic cocoa farmers
Objectives: Plantation of 2 million trees
Certification: VCS validated in 2011
=> Develop best-class agroforestry systems for cocoa with high yields.
=> Preserve natural resources in a hot spot of biodiversity and regenerate local ecosystems.
=> Perpetuate the community empowerment following the switch from coca to cocoa and coconut.