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Strengthen the capacity of Small Fair Trade Producers to access markets and promote inclusive economic growth

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Confartigianato Vicenza (capofila), CISP – Comitato Internazionale per lo Sviluppo dei Popoli, CGCJ - Coordinadora Guatemalteca de Pequeños Productores de Comercio Justo

Period of Implementation

January 2019 - December 2021

Geographic scope

Americas: Guatemala


$ 70,665
€ 67 300


Agriculture & Fisheries, Rural Development, Trade

Type of Activity

Technical Assistance & Advisory, Training & Capacity Building, Value Chains / Socioeconomic Circuits


Contributing to poverty reduction, promoting inclusive and sustainable economic growth in Guatemala: Improving the competitiveness and commercial capacity to access markets of small and medium-sized enterprises, cooperatives and small producer groups that are part of the Coordinator of Small Producers of Fair Trade in Guatemala (CGCJ).

Project Objectives

The project aimed to train cooperatives on internal management, marketing and production.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG5 - Gender Equality
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Local stakeholders

Coordinator of Small Producers of Fair Trade in Guatemala (CGCJ).

Key Tags

Employment, Entrepreneurship, Food Security