Our Coffee

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

JMI Initiatives

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

Connecting farmers, buyers and consumers

Providing visibility and transparency across the supply chain


An initiative co-owned by African coffee producers and Twin

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

Coffee Market Report 9 March 2017

New York continues to trade in a range Les prix de New York continent dans une fourchette English New York prices have been relatively stable in recent weeks, but trending lower from their high just below 160 cents. Over the last 10 days they have settled into a range...

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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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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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Our producers

Ankole Coffee Producer's Co-operative Union
Bukonzo Organic Farmers Co-operative Union
Bukonzo Joint Co-operative
Furaha Coffee Co-operative
Kawa Maber
Muungano Co-operative
Mzuzu Coffee Planters Co-operative Union