The Global Coffee Platform will offer members and non-members the chance to increase their knowledge about the organization and extend their network with two special events taking place the 13th of February, just before the 16th African Fine Coffee Conference & Exhibition kicks off.
A chance to discover the National Coffee Platforms
GCP will host session four on ‘Global and National Collaboration to Support Sustainable Productivity for African Coffees’. Listen in and be part of the discussion as the Kenyan and Ugandan Coffee Platforms will present how they are addressing the issue of economic viability of coffee farming followed by a discussion with representatives of National Coffee Platforms and supply chain actors.
AFCA’s Coffee Sustainability Workshop ahead of AFCA Conference will take stock of progress and create awareness of key sustainability challenges facing the African Coffee Sector and explore possible solutions and partnerships to address these challenges. The focus of the day is the challenge of sustainable productivity in the coffee sector with special emphasis to farmer organization and partnerships, gender and youth, research and their effects on sustainable productivity.
When: Tuesday, 13th of February, GCP hosted session from 15:30 – 17:00
(Sustainability Day from 8:30 – 17:00) Where: Kampala Serena Hotel
Networking experience for GCP Members
Extend your network at the Member mingle just after the ‘Sustainability day’ at AFCA. The evening is designed to update GCP Members on the latest news and progress made by the organization, as well as offering an ideal chance to make new contacts.
-> Learn about GCP’s latest news and advances,
-> Exchange on sustainability issues
-> Learn who’s new in GCP,
-> Meet friends and refresh contacts or make new ones.
When: Tuesday, 13th of February, 17:00-18:00
Where: Serena Hotel, Achwa Room (located at the conference centre side of the Hotel)
We also would like to welcome local and regional colleagues of GCP’s members. Please extend this invitation to them (max. 2 participants per member)
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