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Women in coffee will be the theme for the 2018 International Coffee Day

LONDON, UK — To mark International Women’s Day, the International Coffee Organization (ICO) is celebrating the role of wom...

Cocoa Life empowers women to be achievers

AMPOSASO, Ghana - Despite the many commitments made to ensure equal opportunities for all human beings, women are stil...

8TH MARCH – Happy Women’s Day to all Women in Coffee

The coffee world owes a lot to women. In smallholder coffee farms, women do most of the productive work. However, the h...

Starbucks ad makes a push for transgender acceptance in the Uk

MILAN – A new Starbucks ad featuring a transgender boy as he starts going by his new name is making a push for trans accep...

Grown by Women – A project from Sandalj Trading Company

An exceptional coffee grown and processed exclusively by women is not only a quality-centered choice. It becomes an ethica...

Investree announces 2nd Round Green Financing Partnership with Java Mountain Coffee

BALI, Indonesia — Investree (PT Investree Radhika Jaya), Indonesia's leading marketplace lending, announces a second round...

SCAA White Paper on Gender Equity available for download

SCAA White Paper - A Blueprint for Gender Equality in the Coffeelands is available for download at SCAA website. This reso...

Mars Chocolate announces empowerment plan for female cocoa farmers

Mars Chocolate will work with International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) and CARE International on two new projects...

Umeko Motoyoshi: «I want women and gender minorities to thrive and be themselves»

MILAN - We have spoken directly with Umeko Motoyoshi, founder of the coffee sustainability platform @wastingcoffee and aut...

Usaid, World Cocoa Foundation unveil fund to boost cocoa in Côte d’Ivoire

ABIDJAN – Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump and USAID Administrator Mark Green met female cocoa farmers and entreprene...