Climate Change Effects on Coffee

Climate Change Effects on Coffee

Coffee farming families under pressure! In November 2020, Central America suffered a horrific pummel when Hurricanes Eta and Iota struck the region within two weeks of each other. On top of the hardships triggered by COVID-19, the back-to-back hurricanes made...
Impacts Towards Climate Resilience from 2016 to 2020

Impacts Towards Climate Resilience from 2016 to 2020

coffee&climate (c&c) is a precompetitive initiative of leading coffee companies in partnership with the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida), currently in its third phase until June 2024. The initiative directly supports smallholder coffee farming...
Kitchen Thoughts on Gender Mainstreaming

Kitchen Thoughts on Gender Mainstreaming

Johannes Thoma (26), Executive Management Assistant at implementing partner Hanns R. Neumann Stiftung recently visited Tanzania to learn more about the gender component of c&c. “I have seen women walking 10 hours to get water! “, I grumbled as I lifted myself out...
Brewing up Climate Resilience in the Coffee Sector

Brewing up Climate Resilience in the Coffee Sector

Baristas, roasters and coffee machine producers are crowding around latest innovations during the Specialty Coffee Associations “World of Coffee 2019” in Berlin – Europe’s biggest Specialty Coffee Exhibition. Powerful cheering from the audiences of the World Barista...
Planting trees for a more climate-friendly 2019

Planting trees for a more climate-friendly 2019

Usa River, Tanzania – December 19th – 2018 has been an exciting and important year for the initiative for coffee&climate. Our fieldwork continued and expanded, in Central America our networks with partners as Promecafe grew, we increased the south-south...