07.04.2014Fashion Revolution Day 24.04.2014

CmiA supports international day of action aiming to change the fashion industry

03.04.2014CmiA pays off for smallholder farmers

AbTF takes stock of its work in Africa

03.04.2014Successes and challenges associated with measuring the effectiveness of CmiA

The aim of Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) is to verifiably and transparently provide improved living conditions for the smallholder cotton farmers and their families in Sub Saharan Africa. The analysis of production data and representative surveys in Zambia and Zimbabwe show the first qualitative results such as increases in yield for CmiA smallholder farmers by 23%. However, the Aid by Trade...

01.04.2014AbTF Publishes Successful Verification Results

Independent Auditors Verify that all CmiA Partners in Sub-Saharan Africa Grow Cotton According to CmiA Standard

17.03.2014New cooperation for African smallholder farmers

Cotton made in Africa becomes cooperation partner of “Platz schaffen mit Herz”

06.03.2014CmiA shows strong support for women in Sub-Saharan Africa

United Nations International Women's Day on 3-08-2014

21.02.2014CmiA Farmer Business Schools

Business management training courses for smallholder cotton farmers

12.02.2014Cotton made in Africa grows further

Initiative Publishes New Data on Production and Sales

28.01.2014AbTF Intensifies Dialogue with African Retail Market

Young Kenya Based Economist Janet Mumassabba in an Interview about Challenges and Opportunities for CmiA in Sub Saharan Africa

23.01.2014NGOs Launch Forum for Dialog on Sustainable Cotton

WWF and Welthungerhilfe: "Cotton made in Africa offers textile companies practical alternatives for using sustainable raw materials"

23.01.2014German Ambassador visits school project in Benin

Ambassador Hans Jörg Neumann Meets Cotton Farmers and Pupils of CmiA School Project

13.01.2014Aid by Trade Foundation adopts CmiA standard vol.3

Foundation expands CmiA performance expectations with the introduction of new criteria

04.12.2013CmiA Textiles now Available for Textile Wholesalers Worldwide

Top Grade International Cooperates with Cotton made in Africa

26.11.2013Cotton made in Africa Wins PR Bild Award

From 1,700 entries, expert jury and audience award CmiA in two categories

13.11.20137. CmiA and COMPACI Stakeholder Conference in Tanzania

Cotton Initiatives Bring Together Textile and Sustainability Experts at Kilimanjaro

31.10.2013SUSTAINEO-Study on the effectiveness of certifications now online!

The alliance asks about the benefits of ceritifications for smallholder farmers in developing countries