News

25 May 2020

Selling Sustainability Short? The private governance of labor and the environment in the coffee sector

Can private standards bring about more sustainable production practices? This question is of interest to conscientious consumers, academics studying the effectiveness of private regulation, and corporate […]
28 February 2020

Creation of an entrepreneurial initiative made up of women, for the propagation of Arabica F1 hybrid coffee plants in Nicaragua

It is now a priority to contribute improving the place of women in society, in particular by enabling them to gain autonomy. It is clear that […]
19 February 2020

Iniciativa de mujeres con apoyo del Proyecto Breedcafs Nicaragua

Watch the video of the BREEDCAFS partner SNV about the access to new varieties of coffee by creating and strengthening the technical, organizational and business capacities […]
7 February 2020

New high-performance Arabica coffee varieties are tested in Cameroon

For many years, CIRAD teams have been working on the genetic improvement of coffee trees in order to provide planters with productive coffee trees, resistant to […]
3 February 2020

Agroforestry: a protection against winter frosts

Agroforestry coffee growing systems provide important and numerous ecosystem services like biodiversity conservation, carbon sequestration or important role for water cycle in catchment areas. It also […]
3 February 2020

Presentation of our private Partner SMS

Presentation of our private Partner SMS, Sustainable Management Services, a branch of ECOM Agroindustrial Corp. Ltd and its mass-production (in vitro and horticultural) platform, Agritech, of […]
3 February 2020
Athina won the 2nd prize for Breedcafs project

Athina Koutouleas: 2nd prize in the Danish Development Research Network Essay Competition

The second prize in the Danish Development Research Network Essay Competition for University Students 2019 was awarded to Athina Koutouleas, Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University […]
29 September 2019

Benoît Bertrand interview on France.tv

The program Doc du Dimanche « Café, le nouvel or noir ? » broadcasted  by France.tv Channel 5 on September 29 2019 remains available on line […]
7 June 2019

Good agronomic practices on C. arabica

A poster serie called “Good agronomic practices on C. arabica” has been edited in partnership with CARE and World Agroforestry (ICRAF) with the financial support of […]