RFA

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AcronymDefinition
RFARadio Free Asia
RFARequest For Application(s)
RFARestricted Free Agent (professional sports)
RFARadio Frequency Ablation (medical)
RFARenewable Fuels Association
RFARain Forest Alliance (fair trade coffee)
RFAReady For Acceptance
RFARCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) Facility Assessment
RFARegulatory Flexibility Act of 1980
RFARome Free Academy (Rome, NY)
RFAResonance Frequency Analysis
RFARemise de Fin d'Année (French: End of Year Discount)
RFARecreational Fishing Alliance
RFAResults for America (Civil Society Institute)
RFARika's Fundraising Association (gaming)
RFARenewable Fuels Agency (various locations)
RFARegional Forest Agreement (Australia)
RFAResident Flash Array
RFARecord File Address
RFARelease for Announcement
RFAReceive Frame Area
RFARemote File Access
RFARadio Free Afghanistan
RFAReady, Fire, Aim
RFARoyal Field Artillery
RFARequest For Assistance
RFARequest for Adminship (Wikimedia Foundation)
RFARefrigerated Foods Association (Atlanta, Georgia)
RFARequest For Approval
RFARugby Fives Association (UK)
RFARegistered Futures Association
RFARequest for Authorization
RFARequest For Action
RFARegistered Financial Associate (International Association of Registered Financial Consultants)
RFARequest for Approach (various locations)
RFARadio Frequency Allocation (US DoD)
RFARépublique Fédérale Allemande (French: Federal Republic of Germany)
RFARepública Federal Alemana (Spanish: Federal Republic of Germany)
RFARéseau Financement Alternatif (French: Alternative Financing Network; Belgium)
RFARemote First Aid (UK training courses)
RFARight Forearm
RFARoyal Fleet Auxiliary Service (UK Royal Navy)
RFARequest for Admission
RFARequest for Arbitration
RFAReserve Forces Act
RFARaised Floor Area (data center engineering)
RFARight Femoral Artery
RFARobin Fogarty & Associates (Chicago, IL)
RFARestrictive Fire Area
RFARequest for Federal Assistance (form)
RFARemote Feature Activation
RFARequest for Analysis
RFARequest for Appointment
RFARegional Funding Allowance
RFAResponsible Fishing Alliance (various locations)
RFARadio Frequency Authorization
RFARestricted Fire Area
RFARemote Function Actuation
RFARegional Football Association (Ghana)
RFARectifier Failure Alarm (battery failure)
RFARecency Frequency Amount (retail segmentation tool)
RFARetired Firefighters Association
RFARequest for Final Approval
RFARenormalized Free Atom
RFARobust Fuel Assembly (nuclear power)
RFARelieved From Assigned
RFARecurrent Fault Analysis
RFARecoverable Financial Aid
RFARequest For Alteration
RFAReserved for Future Assignment
RFARequest Further Airways
RFARocky Flats Authorization (to ship)
RFARemedial Facility Assessment
RFARequest For Architecture
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Daabon is also a leader in production of organic palm oil, bananas, coffee, and avocado with over 40 organic and sustainability certificates world-wide including rain forest alliance, the first palm oil company to be certified RSPO and has been awarded as most sustainable producer of palm oil in the world for the last several years by SPOTT.
The cafe serves Rain Forest Alliance coffees, master-crafted
The process started a year ago and was carried out in conjunction with the Rain Forest Alliance. He found it a surprisingly rigorous and comprehensive auditing process that involves engagement with NGOs (non-governmental organizations) and Aboriginal consultation.
It also plans to request for Rain Forest Alliance recognition for its whole plantation network in the future.
"Consumers need to know the difference between Fair Trade and the Rain Forest Alliance, for example.
Sorwathe's many first time achievements include: the highest yield of 17,000kg of green leave/ha/year, the first factory in Rwanda to be ISO, Fair Trade and Rain Forest Alliance certified, the first to manufacture orthodox teas and also green and white teas and silver tips, the first to qualify for "organic teas" in 2012 with 116ha of their tea fields.
In fact, Crownhill has obtained credentials and membership as part of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI); the Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC); and the Rain Forest Alliance. Each of these well-respected organizations promotes recycling wherever and whenever possible, as well as reducing carbon footprints.
Rain Forest Alliance: A certification by the Rainforest Alliance, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to conserve biodiversity by promoting sustainability in agriculture, forestry, tourism and other businesses.
Kraft spokesman Jonathan Horrell said: "One thing we're doing to support farmers is buy increasing amounts from farms certified by the Rain Forest Alliance, an independent organisation that supports better conditions for farmers."
As well as this, Cobell also sources variables such as organic, non-GM, RFA (Rain Forest Alliance) and fair-trade and offers a unique range of packaging options ranging from a three-litre bag-in-box to 200-litre drums and right up to 24,000-litre tankers.
Miss Pott said: "In the new shop we are using coffee sourced from the Rain Forest Alliance, a group of growers in South America which operates on fair trade lines to ensure the growers get a fair price.
Rain Forest Alliance, photography by Michael Turco.