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Abakangukiyekawa

ABAKANGUKIYEKAWA (ABKC) cooperative is situated in the Eastern Province’s Ngoma District, a region essentially dominated by hills with low slopes. The co-operative’s washing station opened in 2007 for fully washed processing. ABKC produces UMWIMERERE coffee, a domestic roasted brand. To date, the co-op has 540 members—141 women and 399 men—with women accounting for more than 80 percent of the cooperative’s workforce. During the Cup of Excellence competition in 2015, ABKC’s coffee scored 87.6.


  • Ngoma District

  • Average altitude : 1,470 meters

  • Total members : 540 members

  • Women members : 141


  • Certifications Obtained: Fair Trade, Rain Forest Alliance

  • Projection of Green Coffee: 15 Tones



  • MUSHUMBA Jean de Dieu/
    Phone : +250 788443413/
    Mail : abkc15@yahoo.com