Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)RIPPLES OR GHANA4 stars

Place, CountryTamale, Ghana

Contacthttps://ripplesfoundation.org, kassim@ripplesfoundation.org

Certified Productsshea butter, shea nutsfair 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 Policy1912
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions208130
4Respect of the Environment11280
5Local Development and Community Relations1611
6Trading and Supply chain relations3422
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer1410
9Managing Certification and Performance4629
Total Score Performance Rating330
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsRipples Ghana Shea Butter Project’s Mission is to provide economic and Social prosperity to disadvantaged women in Ghana, by offering resources and training on the different stages of Shea Butter production and certification. Ripples interventions provides an opportunity to shea nut collectors and shea butter producers to have a sustainable market at both the local and the international level. Ripples o r Ghana is been supervised by the main Ripples foundation based in the US. The organic and Fairtrade products will be marketed by Sanamo in the US through https://ripplesfoundation.org platform.
The fair-trade board is required to manage the fair-trade development fund. By developing action plans and procedures for the utilization of the fund. The project is expected to link the women to more international buyers. Since 2013 the foundation has implemented projects which has supported a lot of households in northern Ghana.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage73 %

Date of Certification
Last Update18.10.2022

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