Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Ntobroso-Tano Biakoye Organic Cocoa Farmers and Marketing Cooperatives - Ntotano4 stars

Place, CountryKumasi, Ghana

Certified Productscocoa beansfair for life logo
Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
New modules
ChapterContent of the Fair For Life - Social & Fair Trade ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values1010
2Commitment to and Management of Fair Trade Policy161
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions13083
4Respect of the Environment160118
5Local Development and Community Relations148
6Trading and Supply chain relations5430
7Empowerment3012
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer1610
9Managing Certification and Performance3829
Total Score New modules301
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsNtobroso-Tano Biakoye organic cocoa farmers and marketing cooperative society Limited was formally called Nyinahin Sustainability Cocoa production and community empowerment project in 2010. It was a five years organic project funded by PROGRESSOR, in The Netherlands. The lead implementing local organization was Agro Eco Louis Bolk Institute, success story from Ntobroso Organic project in the same district, 3 years before, wheeled the financing of Nyinahin project. After 5 years of financing by donor agency, the project was ended in 2014. The capacity of farmers built to some extent ease the change of baton. The Name of the project was changed from Nyinahin to Tano biakoye organic cocoa farmers cooperative at an Annual General Meeting in 2012. In 2017, the two cooperative meets thus, Ntobroso and Tano and based on their common objectives, they decided to merge and after the Amalgamation in July 2017 the name was changed to Ntobroso-Tano Biakoye Organic Cocoa Farmers and Marketing Cooperative Society Limited in short known as NTOTANO. Rainforest Alliance certification was dropped due to challenges with finance . Ntobroso and Tano has since been certified by Control Union international in the last 8 years . Tradin cocoa processor in Holland has been the main buyer for the cooperative Tachabana recent times has bought from the cooperative.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage68 %

Date of Certification
First10.02.2020
Last Update-

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