Democratic Republic of Congo Umoja - Washed
Flavor: Browned Butter, Cherry Limeade, Cola
Origin: Democratic Republic of Congo
Region: South Kivu
Growing Altitude: 1,480 – 2,000 masl
Certification: Organic, Fair Trade
Roasting Level: Medium-Light
Umoja coffee thrives to fruition in the Congolese forested highlands - elevation ranging from 1,480 - 2,000 meters. The cooperation with whom we work consists of 11,600 members, mostly small farmers, men and women for whom coffee is a vital and even sole source of income and stability.
We are supports the specialty farmers and cooperative leaders. Their fully-integrated coffee business is enabling multiple stakeholders to help improve the living conditions of its members, providing schooling, housing, jobs, and reducing coffee smuggling on Lake Kivu, while promoting women's pygmy rights.