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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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Bukonzo Joint on gender: SCAA Symposium 2015

In this video from the SCAA Symposium, 2015, Paineto Baluku, Bukonzo Joint, and Kat Nolte, Twin, explain Bukonzo Joint's groundbreaking work on gender equality at household level, and the impact on coffee quality and the way the participatory way in which the...

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Saveur du Kivu: The Results

The preliminary and final round results of DR Congo’s first ever specialty cupping competition, Saveur du Kivu. 2-3 June 2015, Bukavu.

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