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ICO’s latest inside report on gender equality in coffee is available online

LONDON, UK – Women contribute significantly to the global coffee sector. Between 20% and 30% of coffee farms are female-op...

Mondelēz International expands women’s empowerment plans

DEERFIELD, Ill., U.S. — Mondelēz International today announced new action plans to accelerate women's empowerment across f...

802 Coffee announces women’s coffee blend to benefit Food 4 Farmers’ Work

MONTPELIER, Vermont — 802 Coffee announced on the World Coffee Day their new ‘Ceres Blend’ with coffee grown exclusively b...

illycaffè celebrated International Coffee Day with #THANKS4THECOFFEE

NEW YORK, U.S. — illycaffè launched its #THANKS4THECOFFEE initiative on October 1st to recognize International Coffee Day,...

Nestlé pledges to accelerate the pace towards equal pay for equal work

VEVEY, Switzerland – Nestlé has pledged to help accelerate the pace towards equal pay for equal work, at an event in the m...
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Price crises and gender equality at the forefront of Ico’s 122nd session

LONDON, UK – The 122nd Session of the International Coffee Council concluded its deliberations on September 21st after a w...

Thematic Workshop Women in Coffee to be held at ICO’s 122nd session

Women play a crucial role in the global coffee value chain, from bean to cup. Up to 70% of labour in coffee production is ...

La Marzocco fuels open discussion on achieving gender equality in coffee

SCARPERIA, Italy — On the occasion of the International Coffee Day, La Marzocco is hosting at the Thinking Space of its fa...

How to better tackle gender issues in Uganda’s coffee value chain

Coffee in Uganda is traditionally thought of as a man’s crop—while women provide all of the labor up until the point of ma...

Starbucks’ Healthcare Plan to offer expanded benefits for transgender employees

Starbucks has announced that it plans to provide transgender employees with comprehensive healthcare coverage, including p...