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WAZAWAZI fabrics; array of colored prints

WAZAWAZI fabrics; array of colored prints

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; camel bone and wooden salad servers

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; camel bone and wooden salad servers

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; bone bracelets

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; bone bracelets

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; bone bracelets

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; bone bracelets

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; bone candle holders

BEMOS CRAFTS DEVELOPERS; bone candle holders

BASECAMP MAASAI BRAND; assorted beaded key holders

BASECAMP MAASAI BRAND; assorted beaded key holders

BASECAMP MAASAI BRAND; Maasai women beading

BASECAMP MAASAI BRAND; Maasai women beading

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Who We Are? find out more about Kefat

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Who we are?

The Kenya Federation for Alternative Trade (KEFAT) is network of Fair Trade producers in Kenya.   It is a country network of the wider World Fair Trade Organization Global (WFTO) working closely with the African regional body; COFTA (WFTO-Africa).

Established in 2003 with a mission is to improve the livelihoods and well being of marginalized Kenyans producers through innovative approaches to market access on Fair Trade terms and speaking out for greater justice in the world trade.

With a current membership of 35, it serves the interests of producer groups engaged in crafts and food products from all over the country through the following cardinal guiding principles;

  • Being passionate and committed stewards of the Fair Trade Principles
  • Instilling transparency and accountability in our business practices
  • Promoting excellence and creativity
  • Promoting equity and justice in trading relations
  • Sustainable utilization of natural resources
  • Collaboration with all likeminded stakeholders

 

What Kefat Does? we are happy to serve you!

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KEFAT works with its membership and partners in seeking to achieve;

  • Member capacity development on product development, business management and organizational development
  • Market access and market development of Kenyan Fair Traded products
  • Lobbying and advocacy for Fair Trading practices and sustainable resource utilization
  • Broader understanding and implementation of Fair Trade Standards/Principles

 

 

 

What You Can Do? give your time to help others

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What you can do

To support the objectives of KEFAT and like minded organizations you can

  • Join the Fair Trade movement by becoming a KEFAT member
  • Partner with KEFAT in drafting interventions that will contribute to the fulfillment of desired objectives

 

 

 

Your Opinion

How do you suggest we IMPROVE our services?

More trainings - 37.5%
More market access forums - 37.5%
More collaborations with stakeholders - 18.8%
More advocacy strategies - 6.3%

Total votes: 16
The voting for this poll has ended on: 02 Aug 2014 - 00:00
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