Cote d'Ivoire

Cocoa Initiative: Chocolate & Slavery

Dr. Elke deBuhr, will be presenting together with Chris Bayer, Payson Center Ph.D. student, as discussants on child trafficking in the cocoa industry as part of the Human Trafficking Awareness Week 2014 organized by Free the Slaves Loyola/Tulane and the Global Service League. 

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
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Survey Research on Child Labor in West African Cocoa Growing Areas

The purpose of this Cooperative Agreement financed by the U.S. Department of Labor is to:

1. develop population estimates for the prevalence of children working in the worst forms of child labor in the cocoa growing areas of Côte d'lvoire and Ghana based on data from Tulane University's earlier survey in 2008/2009,

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Health Systems Mapping in Côte d'Ivoire: Technology Transfer and Capacity Building in a Resource Limited Environment

International Development Colloquium Series, a discussion led by Dr. Julie Hernandez, Payson Center for International Development

Food and drinks will be served.

This event is also open to distance-based students. 

Please RSVP to if you would like to attend this event remotely.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 5:30pm

Technical Assistance in Support of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) - Côte d'Ivoire

Tulane University's Payson Center's overall objective is to increase strategic information and project management capacity among local Government and NGO partners leading the HIV/AIDS response. More concretely, Tulane will work with local, Côte d'Ivoire institutions to build individual and organizational competence in the areas of evidence-based planning, data analysis, management and presentation, program evaluation and organizational leadership.

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Oversight of Public and Private Initiatives to Eliminate the Worst Forms of Child Labor in the Cocoa Sector in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana

Oversight of Public and Private Initiatives to Eliminate the Worst Forms of Child Labor in the Cocoa Sector in Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana is a four and a half year project spearheaded by the Payson Center for International Development at Tulane University and financed by the U.S. Department of Labor.

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