Below Rebecca gives us a glimpse of the local context and describes her experience:
By Rebecca Roebber
|A peak at the inside of the cacao bean.|
|One of the participant's roasting cacao.|
|Grinding the cacao.|
|Preparing to put the chocolate into the molds.|
There are still opportunities to continue supporting this group in refining their products and seeking out locations where they can sell their products. The progress they made in two weeks, however, was very impressive. By the end of the training, people in the neighborhood were curiously poking their heads in and were ready to purchase some of the groups handmade artisanal chocolate.
|Example of the final packaging and label.|
Dressed in their beautiful Ngäbe dresses these women invite you to try their chocolate!
|Products on display for purchase.|