Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Guayaki Yerba Mate Brasil Produção e Comércio LTDA5 stars

Place, CountryTurvo, Brazil


Certified Productsyerba mate dried, yerba mate roastedfair 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 Policy2711
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions233151
4Respect of the Environment185158
5Local Development and Community Relations149
6Trading and Supply chain relations6647
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer1915
9Managing Certification and Performance4634
Total Score Performance Rating493
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsGuayaki Yerba Mate Brasil has been working with local communities in southern Brazil for over 10 years, supporting processes of socioeconomic development and ecological regeneration. Since November 2020, the company operates as a processor for dried organic and fair trade yerba mate, with facility based in Turvo, Paraná. Long-term partnerships with 3 indigenous communities and producer groups in the region include the Guarani and Kaingang Indigenous Peoples, Quilombolas, Faxinalenses and smallholders in the municipalities of Turvo, Guarapuava and Inácio Martins, connecting important Araucaria Forest remnants and Protected Areas of the Atlantic Rainforest. Guayaki Brasil currently provides 30 direct jobs within the local team and engages with over 300 families from producer partners to harvesters in activities of production/harvest and FT projects on a regular basis.
Use of Fair Trade Premium

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage80 %

Date of Certification
Last Update13.09.2022

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