Category Archives: Latin America

Coffee and Global Warming – the Georgia Straight

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Don’t miss “As climate change worsens, coffee addicts may be in for a jolt“, published in the Georgia Strait, and written by our own Kirsten Daub, Cafe Etico Coordinator. It’s another brilliantly sunny day in Northern Nicaragua. I’ve just clambered down … Continue reading

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Travels Through Latin America – Part II

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CoDev Executive Director Kathryn Janzen is traveling in Latin American with Kelti Cameron, International Solidarity Officer from CUPE National. Here is Kathryn’s second dispatch. Day 3-4 (NOMADESC, Colombia) We spent the next two days with our other partner NOMADESC based … Continue reading

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Travels through Latin America

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CoDev Executive Director Kathryn Janzen is traveling in Latin America with Kelti Cameron, International Solidarity Officer from CUPE National. Here’s what they are up to. Day 1-2 (SINTRACUAVALLE, Colombia) This past week I had the opportunity to travel with Kelti … Continue reading

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Café Etico: Triumph and Adversity

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When you’re enjoying a delicious cup of Café Etico, it’s easy to forget just how much work goes into each and every coffee bean. Coffee farmers invest immense amounts of labour into their plantations, especially those dedicated to organic agriculture.

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2014 Annual Report

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Our 2014 Annual Report is now available! This year’s report features NOMADESC, our Latin American partner in Colombia, and the work they do defending the rights of Colombian communities and trade unionists through education, accompaniment, advocacy and mobilization. We are also … Continue reading

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