Colombia - Launch of Garittea: An innovative and sustainable enterprise
Garittea, a social enterprise that includes agricultural organizations and business partners with the support of Universidad Javeriana Cali was inaugurated with the purpose of generating social, academic and business impact. Garittea is an innovative, sustainable and functional proposal based on social justice and agro-ecological production. Part of the commitment of the university is to care for the environment and the implementation of a live fair trade laboratory on the campus of the Universidad Javeriana Cali. This social project is carried out by the Pontifical University of Javeriana Cali, the Instituto Mayor Campesino (IMCA), the Association of Organic Coffee Growers of Colombia (ACOC) and the Association of Small Coffee Growers (ASOPECAM). Read more...