Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Coopérative FOPROBIO (GIE TAKKU LIGUEYE)4 stars

Place, CountryDiourbel, Senegal


Certified Productshibiscus, moringa, kinkeliba, baobab, sesame, millet, mangoes, dates (desert date palm)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 Values88
2Commitment to and Management of Fair Trade Policy2414
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions15498
4Respect of the Environment164136
5Local Development and Community Relations1611
6Trading and Supply chain relations4728
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer3020
9Managing Certification and Performance3830
Total Score Performance Rating359
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsEN/FR

FOPROBIO is an agricultural cooperative composed of several small
producers in about 20 groups located in the regions
center of Senegal. The main activities are production and
processing of hibiscus, moringa, sesame and millet. They also do
picking baobab, desert date palm and kinkeliba. The cooperative is
in partnership with French companies such as Rouages ​​SA, GMR, and
Lattitudes for the marketing of BIO certified products. The company has
first obtained the organic certification before deciding to embark on a
Fair Trade certification.

FOPROBIO est une coopérative agricole composée de plusieurs petits
producteurs repartis sur une vingtaine de groupements situés dans les régions
centre du Sénégal. Les principales activités sont la production et la
transformation d'hibiscus, de moringa, de sésame et de mil. Ils font également
la cueillette du baobab, du dattier du désert et du kinkéliba. La coopérative est
en partenariat avec des entreprises françaises comme Rouages SA, GMR, et
Lattitudes pour la commercialisation des produits certifiés BIO. L'entreprise a
d'abord obtenu la certification BIO avant de décider de se lancer vers une
labélisation équitable.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage77 %

Date of Certification
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EN/FR The OHVN / HEN collaborative program began during the 2000/2001 campaign with a first order of 25 tonnes of organic sesame. The OHVN is a public administrative establishment reporting to…
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