PRODECOOP’s Merling Preza elected President of CLAC.

The Vice President of Pachamama Coffee, Mrs. Merling Preza, has been elected the president of CLAC (Coordinator of Fairtrade Small Producers in Latin America and the Caribbean)!!

“It is very important to share and to discuss problems and how we can create a more just and equitable system and how we can advance together,” said  Merlin Preza, President of CLAC and General Manager of PRODECOOP, a coffee cooperative in Nicaragua representing more than 2,000 families.

“As a first step, we have to come together as networks to determine what is important to us and how we can improve the role of everyone in the chain of production. And for the other part our job was to share our worries and try to work together.”

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