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Asociacion de Recolectores de Cocoa Silvestre Yuracare

Bolivia
Wild cocoa beans harvested by the Yucare people from forests in Bolivia's Amazon basin supporting their conservation

Environmental

WE ARE FAIRWILD CERTIFIED, WHICH IMPLIES CARE AND CONSERVATION FOR THE FORESTS WE COLLECT OUR PRODUCT FROM. BIODIVERSITY IS OF PRIME IMPORTANCE. WE TAKE CARE OF MEETING CONSERVATION CRITERIA, IN TERMS OF ENDANGERED SPECIES LIKE BLACK CAIMANS AND THE PEJICHIS.

Social

WE ATTACH IMPORTANCE TO PROVIDING ALL THE WORKERS WITH SAFE WORKING CONDITIONS. WE TAKE CARE OF BENEFIT- SHARING AND AVOID NEGATIVE IMPACT OF OUR ACTIVITIES ON THE ENVIRONMENT. WE LIMIT INVOLVEMENT OF CHILDREN IN HARVESTING TASKS. WE PAY ATTENTION TO FAIR AND SAFE WORKING-CONDITIONS FOR ALL HARVESTERS.

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