As secretariat, Verité administered and facilitated the activities of the International Cocoa Verification Board (ICVB). We were selected by the cocoa industry in June 2007 to design the Road Map that would lead to credible, independent and transparent verification. The creation of the ICVB was the central outcome of the Road Map's implementation. Verité maintains its unbiased position as we did not have a seat on the board but rather served to facilitate the decision-making process. Read more here. Download the report here.