Burkina Faso – Processing and Distribution of Dried Fruits
Gebana Afrique Sarl.

Projectdescription

Since 2006 the company exports certified organic and fair trade agricultural goods.

The main goods are dried mango and cashew nuts, which are sold on the Western European markets mainly through the mother company gebana AG in Switzerland. By expanding their processing, storage and transportation capabilities, the company aims at supplying higher quality products and increasing its processing capacities for a growing market for bio dried fruits in Europe.

Development Impact

Creation of 33 permanent positions, 270 seasonal and temporary employment opportunities and 2’234 contracted farmer