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Africa: ITC head pays tribute to Brazilian coffee

In Brazil, coffee is serious business. The country is the world's leading producer of coffee, which accounts for around 6%...

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...

Women grow 25% of Colombia’s coffee

BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombian women play an active role in coffee growing. Not only do they grow 25% of Colombia’s coffee, ...

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...

Women in the World of Coffee: Fostering the “Quiet Revolution”

MILAN - Where does the coffee we drink come from and how many hands did it take to cultivate it? How many of these hands w...

Mondelez International sends top talent to learn and serve in Ghana cocoa farming communities

DEERFIELD, Ill., U.S. - Fourteen Mondelēz International employees from around the world will learn and serve in cocoa-farm...

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...

USA – Mars Drinks is Founding Partner of Coffee Quality Institute for Gender Equity

WEST CHESTER, Penn. – Earlier this year, Mars Drinks announced its Partnership for Gender Equality with the Coffee Quality...

Global leaders praised FNC’s work regarding gender equality in the coffee sector

BOGOTA, Colombia - In an exciting ceremony that had at least 700 national and international guests in attendance, the Eigh...

Nestlé moves to grow the number of women and youths in coffee

NAIROBI, Kenya - Nestlé has rolled out a training programme to encourage more women and youths to participate in coffee fa...