Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Tuzamurane Cooperative4 stars

Place, CountryKirehe, Gahara, Rwanda

Contactwww.tuzamurane.com, info@tuzamurane.com

Certified Productspineapples dried, inca berries dried fair for life logo
Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
Performance Rating
ChapterContent of the Fair For Life - Social & Fair Trade ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values66
2Commitment to and Management of Fair Trade Policy2413
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions241152
4Respect of the Environment183142
5Local Development and Community Relations148
6Trading and Supply chain relations7044
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer1712
9Managing Certification and Performance4632
Total Score Performance Rating445
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsTUZAMURANE is a cooperative created in 2005 which acquired legal status in 2009. It is located in Eastern province of Rwanda. It is owned by 143 pineapple growers, who are also suppliers, and of which 42% are women and 58% are men. The cooperative is specialized in fresh pineapples and golden berries production for local markets, then dried pineapples & golden berries for export. Both fresh and dried fruits produced by the cooperative are fairtrade and organic certified by ECOCERT France. One of the targets of TUZAMURANE is to find new markets for their members, in order to increase the incomes of the local communities (through farmers and workers) and to give them an access to basic needs such as drinkable water, health center, education, etc.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage76 %

Date of Certification
Last Update27.11.2023

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