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Building a collective reputation for outstanding coffee from smallholder farmers in Africa

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JMI Initiatives

Creating lasting improvements through quality development, sustainable agriculture and gender justice

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Connecting farmers, buyers and consumers

Providing visibility and transparency across the supply chain

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An initiative co-owned by African coffee producers and Twin

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About JMI

The JMI is an innovative coffee marketing platform run by smallholder coffee co-operatives in Africa and Fair Trade pioneer Twin.

The JMI venture brings together farmers from across the highlands and lakes of central, eastern and southern Africa – from Mount Elgon to Mount Kilimanjaro; from the Rwenzori Mountains to the highlands of eastern Congo and northern Malawi; and from Lake Kivu to Lake Victoria.


Market Reports

JMI Market Report 4 May 2016

New York Coffee prices fall to the bottom of their recent range Les prix de l’arabica à New York tombent au fond de leur fourchette récente Source: INTL FC Stone/Coffee Network Source: Tech Com Coffee Review/Coffee Network English Trading conditions on the New York...

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Update on Gumutindo

Unfortunately, Gumutindo’s business has run into serious difficulties, resulting in it being unable to purchase and supply its farmer members coffee for the 2016/17 season. Gumutindo is working closely with Twin and other partners to seek a way forward. Gumutindo has...

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AFCA 2016

At AFCA, Twin is really pleased to be co-hosting with AFCA the Coffee & Gender Summit, 'Better Coffee & Gender Justice Must Go Together' on Tuesday 2 Feb, and then be in Booth 20 for the Exhibition. Come and find us and have a cup of coffee from one of our JMI...

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