41, Ethiopia
Jimma, Oromia, Ethiopia
41 Oromia ET

This paper analyzes the impact of smallholder coffee certification in Ethiopia, looking at three different certification schemes; FairTrade, Organic and Rainforest Alliance. It analyzes the impact of certification to different standards on poverty, income, yield and farm-gate prices in order to unravel the channels of possible poverty-reducing effects.

Lead organization:
University of Leuven
Study sector:
Agriculture focus:
Fairtrade, Rainforest Alliance and Organic
Study design & methods:
Study scope:
Social issues, Environmental issues
Name of lead contact:
Miet Maertens