Facts & figures
95% of smallholder farmers cannot earn a living income from tea alone in Kenya.
Nearly 40% of women in Kenya have experienced gender-based violence.
Fuelwood is the primary energy source for processing tea in Kenya, contributing to deforestation.
ETP’s projects aim to empower women, address gender-based violence, and work towards a low carbon tea sector.
Private sector change
ETP explores options for mechanisation in Kenya and approaches that can be piloted to reduce its adverse impacts.
In 2023, ETP is completing a legislative and policy review and action plan to guide ETP’s policy work in Kenya.