Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)ZENA EXOTIC FRUITS5 stars

Place, CountryDakar, Senegal


Certified Productsmadd syrup, baobab syrup, baobab jam, ditakh syrup, ditakh pulp, madd pulp, baobab pulpfair 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 Values1212
2Commitment to and Management of Fair Trade Policy2715
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions241209
4Respect of the Environment9963
5Local Development and Community Relations1616
6Trading and Supply chain relations1914
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer2017
9Managing Certification and Performance4634
Total Score Performance Rating407
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsEN/FR

Zena Exotic Fruits SA is one of the flagships and leader in the agro-food sector in Senegal with know-how for more than 30 years. Stemming from the founder's desire to develop surplus harvests, it has been able over the years to develop its range of products with authentic flavors and to set up the necessary organization to be able to meet international standards. For the implementation of its policy based on the optimization of the use of resources and the promotion of local supply-chains, the company promotes the employment of women, young people and people with disabilities. Through its fair trade project, Zena Exotic Fruits contributes to the preservation of the forest, the health of populations, in particular children, and the maintenance of populations in rural areas by enabling more than 300 producers gathered in economic interest groups to live by picking forest fruits (baobab, madd, ditakh).

Zena Exotic Fruits SA est un des fleurons et leader dans le secteur agroalimentaire au Sénégal avec un savoir-faire depuis plus de 30 ans. Issu de la volonté du fondateur de valoriser les excédents de récoltes, elle a pu à travers les années développer sa gamme de produits aux saveurs authentiques et mettre en place l'organisation nécessaire pour pouvoir répondre aux standards internationaux. Pour la mise en œuvre de sa politique axée autour de l'optimisation de l'utilisation des ressources et la valorisation des filières locales, l'entreprise promeut l'emploi des femmes, des jeunes et personnes en situation en handicap. Par son projet de commerce équitable, Zena Exotic Fruits contribue à la préservation de la forêt, à la santé des populations, en particulier des enfants et au maintien des populations en zones rurales en permettant à plus de 300 producteur(rice)s regroupé(e)s en GIE de vivre de la cueillette des fruits forestiers (baobab, madd, ditakh).

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage88 %

Date of Certification
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