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Country Region Project Title
Bolivia 1 Ichilo Rainforest Alliance certification coffee crops
Bolivia 2 Yungas and El Alto;
La Paz
Worker rights (Palliris) in coffee farms
Bolivia 3 North and South Yungas Promoting organic coffee agriculture activities related to pre-processing
Bolivia 4 Ichilo Ecological coffee production
Brazil 5 Uruçuca region; Bahia Leolinda, improving water conservation and living conditions in cocoa production
Cameroon 6 Dja Biosphere Reserve Cocoa agroforestry practices
Cameroon 7 Dja Biosphere Reserve Cultivation of cocoa in rural villages
Colombia 8 Santander; Coromoro "Education for the future" in Santander updated
Colombia 9 Antioquia southwest region, Andean Region of Colombia Support to the ‘youth with future’ program for Colombia coffee growers and their families
Colombia 10 Northern Nariño Strengthening productive and association capabilities of 100 smallholder specialty coffee producers
Colombia 11 Santander; Kachalù Kachalù coffee: education for a sustainable future & ICT in the Santander rural school
Colombia 12 Santander; Kachalù Kachalù Coffee: sustainable education for development
Colombia 13 Antioquia, Caldas, Santander, Risaralda and Valle del Cauca Implementation of the 4C verification and the Rainforest Alliance certification programs
DR Congo 14 Ituri and South Kivu Province Strengthening of two smallholder coffee cooperatives beyond their break-even towards full financial autonomy updated
DR Congo 15 Nganda Sundi and Lubuzi Support for sustainable cocoa production with technical training and commercialization
DR Congo 16 North Kivu Utz certification program and quality improvement
DR Congo 17 South Kivu Relaunch of coffee farming with the creation of a coffee producers cooperative
El Salvador 18 Ilamatepec Apaneca
Cordillera, The Balsam
Mountains and
Chinameca Tecapa
Water purification in the rural coffee areas of El Salvador
Ethiopia 19 Dale Woreda,
Southern Nations Ethiopia
Access to schooling, quality education and structural development of 4 primary schools updated
Ethiopia 20 Djimmah Diversifying farms and forests: Bee-keeping for additional income
and increased ecosystem services in Ethiopian coffee forests
Ethiopia 21 Sidamo Upgrading the wet mill machine of Ferro coffee cooperative
Ethiopia 22 Sidamo Building sustainable coffee drying beds in Ferro Farmers Cooperative
Ethiopia 23 Sidamo Pilot project: improving waste water treatment in Bokasso cooperative
Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Western Africa 24 Western Africa, Kenya, Tanzania & Ethiopia Dissemination of the 4C illustrated guide to reach out to more coffee producers in Africa
Ethiopia 25 SNNPR and Oromia region Promoting wild forest coffee as a sustainable livelihood
Ethiopia 26 Oromia Harenna Forest Wild Coffee Slow Food Presidium
Ethiopia 27 Djimmah and Sidamo First Rainforest Alliance certification for smallholder Ethiopian coffee farmers
Ghana 28 Volta region; Togo Plateau New, improved, variety cocoa nursery development and agroforestry systems resource and training project
Guatemala 29 Quiché Healthy Home Kits updated
Guatemala 30 San Rafael Pie de la Cuesta; San Marcos Scholarships, school maintenance, vegetable gardens and edible mushrooms for the 'El Platanillo' community updated
Guatemala 31 San Rafael Pie de la Cuesta; San Marcos Knowledge transfer and quality education as a driver for women smallholder coffee producers and youth updated
Guatemala 32 Santa Rosa Bachelors in coffee updated
Guatemala 33 Huehuetenango Improved wet mill facilities of smallholder coffee farmers updated
Guatemala 34 Sacatepéquez
and Retalhuleu
Education as alternative for the prevention of child labor
during coffee season and for a better development
Guatemala 35 San Rafael Pie de la Cuesta; San Marcos Education, food production gardens and wood efficient stoves for 'El Platanillo' family workers
Guatemala 36 Quetzaltenango,
San Marcos, Sololá,
Guatemala, Santa Rosa,
Jutiapa, Huehuetenango
and Alta Verapaz
Providing solar lighting to rural families
Guatemala 37 Quetzaltenango,
San Marcos, Sololá,
Guatemala, Santa Rosa,
Jutiapa and Alta Verapaz
Safe drinking water at home: bring water filters into the
households of Guatemalan women in coffee growing regions
Guatemala 38 San Rafael Las Flores "Foundations for growth: installing improved stoves and latrines in San Rafael Las Flores"
Guatemala 39 6 regions, in coffee producing areas Equipment of water filters providing source of life and leverage of sustainable development
Guatemala 40 Guatemala, Costa Rica, Honduras and El Salvador Implementing climate-friendly coffee farming in Central America
Guatemala 41 El Duraznito, Jalapa A communal room with care center for the community of Duraznito
Guatemala 42 San Rafael Pie de la Cuesta; San Marcos Computer center in the rural elementary school of El Platanillo
Guatemala 43 El Duraznito; Jalapa Sustainable natural resource management “Water for the village”
Guatemala 44 El Platanillo and Fraijanes Promoting climate-friendly practices in coffee, Pilot Project
Guatemala 45 El Duraznito; Jalapa Renovation of two classrooms in El Duraznito elementary school
Guatemala 46 San Rafael Pie de la Cuesta; San Marcos Building of the Finca El Platanillo elementary school
Guatemala 47 San Rafael Pie de la Cuesta; San Marcos Rainforest Alliance certification for Finca El Platanillo
Honduras 48 La Campa; Lempira A healthy living and environment for the coffee community updated
Honduras 49 Copán, Lempira and Ocotepeque Training for sustainable coffee cultivation (continuation of the project in 2005-2008)
Honduras 50 Copán and Ocotepeque Utz Certified re-certification program (second and third)
Honduras 51 Copán and Ocotepeque Utz Certified program for Inaginsa
Honduras 52 Copán, Lempira and Ocotepeque Training on sustainable coffee cultivation
Indonesia 53 Northern Sumatra Transforming coffee cooperatives
Nicaragua 54 Jinotega Aldea Certification as a Pilot Model with rural youth updated
Nicaragua 55 Jinotega Micro-credits for small coffee producers
Nicaragua 56 Jinotega, Matagalpa, Boaco, Nueva Segovia and Esteli Improve the quality of drinking water by providing water filters, training and monitoring
Nicaragua 57 Matagalpa and Jinotega Micro-credits
Nicaragua 58 Matagalpa and Jinotega Comprehensive education project
Peru 59 San Martin Young workers at the service of the sustainable coffee in agroforestry systems
in North Eastern Peru
Peru 60 Junin; Chanchamayo;
Perene district
Strengthening management and production capacities
Peru 61 Cuzco region Training exchange program with cocoa producers in Ecuador
Peru 62 San Ignacio; Cajamarca Empowerment via verification - C.A.F.E. Practices Program
Switzerland 63 Geneva Spanish translation of “Coffee - An Exporter’s Guide”
Vietnam 64 Province Binh Thuân Districts
Dùc Linh and Tánh Linh
Promotion of cost-effective techniques