Patricia has over nine years’ experience related to sustainable agriculture certification and auditing, requiring her to build relationships with producer groups, traders, exporters and other supply chain actors. She has experience in advising on sustainability certification; translating industry-related documents, reports and training materials; and offering training for various certification schemes across Africa.
Patricia has facilitated training on traceability, shared responsibility, auditing and contracting, ethical sourcing and equitable trade for various supply chain actors including farmers, auditors and certification bodies. She has a master’s degree in French Language Studies and Diplomatic Practice from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. She is a certified Support Auditor for the Rainforest Alliance Agriculture Standard and the Union for Ethical BioTrade Certification Standard.