Certification

Our establishment is entitled to various credentials and has created affiliation with different national and international institutions

Accreditations


Certification

Organic
Certification


Offers certification for organic farming and food processing, for Good Agricultural and Good Manufacturing Practices in the food industry, and for organic textiles and biofuels.


Thirty nine cooperatives out of 53 have been certified organic by CERES certification of environmental standards GmbH with a potential exporting capacity of over 10,000 tons of coffee per year.

Certification

FLO
Certification


Fairtrade Labeling was created in the Netherlands in the late 1980s.Producers registered with FLO receive a minimum price that covers the cost of production and includes an extra premium that is invested in the local community.


41 primary cooperatives are inscribed in FLO certification and have the potential to produce 10,000 tons of coffee per annum.

Certification

UTZ
Certification


UTZ certification shows consumers that products have been sourced, from farm to shop shelf, in a sustainable manner. To become certified, all UTZ suppliers have to follow our Code of Conduct, which offers expert guidance on better farming methods, working conditions and care for nature. This in turn leads to better production, a better environment and a better life for everyone.


2 primary cooperatives are certified by the UTZ KAPEH foundation in the Netherlands and produce 450 tons of green beans per annum.

Certification

Rainforest
Alliance
Certification


The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.






Affiliations


Affiliate

SCAA

Specialty Coffee Association of America

Affiliate

EAFCA

Eastern African Fine Coffee Association

Affiliate

AACC

Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce