Solidarité pour la Production et la Commercialisation de Produits Industriels et Vivriers (SOPROCOPIV)
Established in 2014 and based on North Kivu’s Grand Nord, Solidarité pour la Production et la Commercialisation de Produits Industriels et Vivriers (SOPROCOPIV) is an exporting cooperative who teamed to improve education and healthcare services through the production of specialty coffee. Their focus on good processing techniques are supported by organic certification and have led to the development of more consistent and higher quality coffees.
Objectives of ELAN’s Partnership
Targeting improvements throughout SOPROCOPIV’s operation and work along the Arabic value chain, the partnership was designed to organize coffee promote the establishment and commercialization of tree nurseries, ensure a greater number of producers had access to Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) and moved to apply taught methods.