Regional Representative for West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire

Siriki.Diakite@utz.org



Blogs by Siriki

Siriki Diakite
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How does the UTZ program support small-scale farmers?

Small-scale cocoa farmers often struggle to achieve a sustainable livelihood. The UTZ program is designed to benefit all farmers. Siriki Diakité, our West Africa representative explains how our addresses smallholder farmers’ livelihoods. He explains that empowering small farmers in a group is key to creating a positive impact.

Siriki Diakite
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Does the UTZ label guarantee a child labor free product?

For too long, child labor has been a fact of life in many communities – including the cocoa, coffee, tea, and hazelnut sectors. Siriki Diakité, who leads our work with more than 420,000 farmers in Côte d’Ivoire, explains why guarantees are impossible – but that the UTZ program is leading efforts to eradicate child labor.

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