26 Feb '13, 9pm

@specialtycoffee Honors Project Focused on Ending Poverty , Hunger & Improving Children’s Health

Launched in the fall of 2009 "Responding to Climate Change: Building Community-Based Reliance" is a project of the Dukunde Kawa Cooperative, in Gakenke, Rwanda. The project builds off the Cooperative's efforts towards quality improvement, and community development, and is focused on confronting climate change at the farm level through investments in reforestation, topsoil conservation, and watershed conservation. The project intends to catalyze the development of ecologically-based practices that can resist the current and expected impacts of climate change for the Dukunde Kawa's 1,810 member farmers, thereby insuring the future viability of coffee production in the area.

Full article: http://www.scaa.org/?page=sustainArtp1

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