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Jeslyn Lemke

Dr. Jeslyn Lemke is a journalist and assistant professor of journalism at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon. Her research and coverage area often involves francophone West Africa. She recently spent December and January 2018 reporting in Ivory Coast, West Africa.

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24 March 2019

Cote d'Ivoire's chocolate waste spurs second industry in cocoa butter

An Ivorian woman makes cocoa butter to sell to soap makers, using chocolate scraps from Cote d'Ivoire's booming cocoa bean industry, the largest in the world.