Coffeelands: Building on Success
The success of Borderlands Coffee Project in Colombia, encourages a next step. Borderlands delivers direct support to 1,600 farmers in Nariño—a region with nearly 40,000 smallholder coffee growers in a country with 560,000 growers. At a global level, CRS has reached about 50,000 coffee farmers.
Rescuing Colombia’s ‘Golden’ Coffee Beans
Nariño, in southwest Colombia near the border with Ecuador, is known for two things: coffee and violence.