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Acodihue

Guatemala
A co-op that produces arabica coffee as well as honey, potatoes and hibiscus tea

Environmental

Acodihue┬┤s arabica coffee has Fairtrade certification, as it is part of it mission to produce sustainably and protect the forest. Furthermore, The large amounts of water used in the coffee washing process are now treated in filtration and sedimentation tanks to prevent pollution of water sources.

Social

ACODIHUE has used Fairtrade Premium funds to establish health, education and nutrition programmes. With the Fairtrade premium, ACODIHUE provided educational programmes and scholarships for members of the cooperative. Equipment for 15 classrooms in local schools was donated by the organisation and training for teaching staff and school administrators was also provided.

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