Agri-Entrepreneur growth foundation joins hands with STGSP to bring value to small Tea growers
It is understood that the Small Tea Growers Sustainability Platform (STGSP) is a Public-Private – Civil Society Cooperation Platform which is convened by IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative in India. This initiative has been designed to provide a platform for all stakeholders in the tea supply chain working closely with small tea growers in India to come together and commit to working towards a sustainable small tea growers sector. The platform members will focus on engaging smallholder tea farmers and further supporting tea smallholders to afford a decent standard of living for themselves and their families. It aspires to help close the living income gap, improve environmental sustainability, and economic opportunity.
The stakeholder involved in this program are Associations, FPOs, NGOs, aggregators, processors, retail brand owners, and exporters. Other facilitators to this program including Central and State Agriculture, Horticulture Depts, and research organizations.