September 30, 2017
Created in 2013 by Steven Kanae, the coffee cooperative KACCO is located in Munanira village in the Kalehe territory of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). When it started, the cooperative received support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and other donors to construct washing stations, and to purchase production equipment and export facilities. Today, the cooperative has 1,608 members, including 368 women.
Banyan Global is a subcontractor to Tetra Tech ARD on the USAID Feed the Future Strengthening Value Chains Activity.