Sustainable Development

 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | May 13, 2022
UGACOF IS DISTRIBUTING 100 TONS OF ORGANIC FERTILIZER TO FARMERS

At Ugacof, Sucafina’s sister company in Uganda, the team has been assessing alternatives to synthetic fertilizers and is distributing 100 tons of organic fertilizer to farmers in Uganda. We checked in with Sjaak De Bloois, Head of Farm Management & Agronomy at Ugacof...




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | March 31, 2022
SUCAFINA INVESTS IN ‘CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE’ STARTUP AGROSMART

Sucafina, a leading sustainable Farm to Roaster coffee company, announced today its investment in Agrosmart, a startup that builds ‘smart farming’ data-led solutions for a more sustainable, climate-resilient food chain...




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | March 29, 2022
AN UPDATE ON SUSTAINABILITY

At Sucafina, we’re engaged in a multitude of sustainability projects that are aimed at positively impacting our supply chain. In this quarterly update, we’re sharing our most recent updates and the measurable impacts from some of these projects...




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | March 16, 2022
SUCAFINA ANNOUNCES SUSTAINABILITY PARTNERSHIP WITH GENEVA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, INDUSTRY AND SERVICES

Sucafina, a leading sustainable Farm to Roaster coffee company, has announced that it will be acting as a sustainability partner for the Geneva Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services (known as the CCIG – Chambre de commerce, d’industrie et des services de Genève)...





SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | March 2, 2022
PROTECTING SPRINGS AND WATERSHEDS IN MATA DO SINO, BRAZIL

A new watershed protection project, led by Cooxupé, Farmer Connect and Sucafina, will create conservation areas that protect springs and watersheds in the region of Mata do Sino, in Brazil...




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | February 14, 2022
SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR CHILDREN IN ANTIOQUIA, COLOMBIA

Sucafina is working with its partners to facilitate a better learning experience for children in rural Antioquia, in northwest Colombia. Together with Impact Partners and the Cooperativa of Occidente de Antioquia , Sucafina is providing school supply kits to 72 children in a rural school in La Aguada, a small village in Dabeiba, Antioquia...

  




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | December 16, 2021
A GREENER AND FAIRER FUTURE

We’re excited to share what our teams are accomplishing as we work towards innovative solutions to some of today’s biggest issues. Together with our supply chain partners and sister companies, we’re endeavoring to create a more equitable and sustainable supply chain. Here’s our Q3 and Q4 sustainability round-up...




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | December 7, 2021
EMPOWERING FARMERS TO FOUND MICROBUSINESSES IN UGANDA

Ugacof, Sucafina’s sister company in Uganda, is supporting sustainable income growth for youth and female farmers in Uganda. In connection with Sawa World, a Kampala-based non-profit, we’re supporting 300 youth and women farmers in Kalungu District as they create small businesses to augment their monthly incomes...




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | December 2, 2021
FERTILIZING PLANTS BY RESTORING SOILS IN UGANDA

Ahead of this year’s World Soil Day on December 5, we are sharing the details of a trial underway at Ugacof, Sucafina’s sister company in Uganda, to assess alternatives to synthetic fertilizer. Rather than feeding plants directly through a synthetic approach, we are exploring affordable and effective ways to feed plants by restoring soils instead...

   




 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | November 16, 2021
MAKING BIOFERTILIZER IN RWANDA

Last Earth Day, we announced our plans in Rwanda to transform coffee and food waste into organic fertilizer that supports coffee producers in our supply chain. As the rainy season nears its end, we would like to bring you an update about the project...