Lauren Rosenberg

Lauren Rosenberg works for a small direct trade, for-profit, coffee company in Burundi. Long Miles Coffee Project works with over 3000 farmers to produce high quality coffee that can attract premium prices. They believe coffee can be a tool for positive community transformation. Her PhD research (at Stellenbosch & Utrecht University) analysed the options for producing ‘sustainable coffee’ in Burundi from the beginning of the value chain using a transdisciplinary methodology. Her dissertation can be accessed online: Turi kumwe (we are together) : a transdisciplinary exploration of the Burundian specialty coffee sector and its sustainability challenges

 

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Long Miles Coffee Project & Utrecht University
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