Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)CECAO S.A. - Ecuador - FFL4 stars

Place, CountryYaguachi, Ecuador


Certified Productscocoafair 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 Policy2414
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions241157
4Respect of the Environment189147
5Local Development and Community Relations1610
6Trading and Supply chain relations7350
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer2115
9Managing Certification and Performance4634
Total Score Performance Rating481
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsCECAO SA, is a company that seeks to establish itself as the main exporter of national organic fine or aroma cocoa in Ecuador, promoting a culture of care and respect for the environment.
Cecao`s general objective is to carry out good work to achieve excellence thus consolidating the image of an organization that lives and respects the environment
More specific objectives are, among others, to achieve the individual commitment of each worker, to minimize the risk of contamination, training of all members and workers in good agricultural practices, as well as environmentally friendly and social fair practices.
The main beneficiaries of the program are the small certified cocoa producers who participate in the program together with their families, Peasant Organizations, Workers, Community, National Cocoa Sector.

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

Date of Certification
Last Update25.04.2024

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