Tuesday 06 December 2022

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Gender Equality

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, but they are...

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% of Brazil's agriculture exports....

A woman coffee producer shares her story from Guatemala (Video)

Coffee producer and Pachamama Coffee Cooperative member, Caterina Yac, talks about her love of working in the coffee industry and how her production goes...

Women farmers top first Myanmar coffee competition

Two women coffee farmers won first and second place at Myanmar’s first national cupping competition held in Yangon. The event was part of the...

Coffee & trade beyond barriers: Bi-Annual IWCA International Convention to take place in Colombia

The International Women’s Coffee Alliance’s organizing committee, together with the National Federation of Coffee Growers of Colombian (FNC) is proud to present IWCA’s 4th...

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 to empower women in cocoa...

Mondelēz International takes steps to advance women’s rights

Mondelēz International takes steps to advance women’s rights in cocoa farming. Mondelēz International has unveiled plans to help advance the rights of female cocoa...

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 Institute (CQI). Along with other founding...

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 huge contribution they make...

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