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SCA's Price Crisis Response: How Did We Get Here and How Can We Ensure It Doesn’t Happen Again?

In December of 2018, the SCA launched its Coffee Price Crisis Response Initiative to develop alternative economic models for the specialty coffee sector. During this lecture, representatives from the SCA Sustainability Center and Board of Directors will identify factors that contributed to the wholly unsustainable economic position facing many coffee producers, discuss the limitations of current coffee purchasing practices, and explore actions that industry actors can take to address the crisis in the short term while building a sector that truly benefits the entire value chain in the long term.

Category: Science and Innovation

Room: Lecture Room 3