2019 Upcoming Events
Mujeres en Cafe Guatemala (IWCA Guatemala Chapter), National Grafting Competition. May 16 & June 13, 2019. Guatemala.
For the 7th year, IWCA Guatemala will host its National Grafting Competition to encourage and support women’s excellence in this important technique. For more information about coffee grafting and the important role of this competition in empowering women in coffee, see the IWCA Guatemala Case Study, Coffee Grafting Grows Women’s Empowerment.
If you are interested in supporting IWCA Guatemala’s work in this area, contact Ms. Blanca Castro, IWCA Chapter Relations Manager.
ICO Symposium, Meeting the SDGs: Challenges for the Coffee Value Chain. June 6, 2019. Brussels, Belgium.
Celeste Fumagalli de Recinos, coffee producer and IWCA Guatemala Chapter Board member will share her perspective as panelist for the discussion “Improving Coffee Growers’ Livelihood through Investment in Productivity, Quality, and Income Diversification.”
ICO Background Paper, released May28, 2019. “Solutions to Improve Farmers’ Livelihoods and Foster a Sustainable Value Chain.”
World of Coffee. June 6-8, 2019. Berlin, Germany
Visit us at the IWCA Booth, Booth 152.
Lecture presentation by Alexandra Magalhaes Zeiner, “A Successful Case of Grassroots Movement from Brazilian Women in Coffee.” Thurs., June 6, 10 - 11:00am. Lecture Room 2.
Cupping Session of IWCA Chapter Members’ coffees, supported by Andraschko Coffee. Thursday, June 6 11.30-12.30pm
Cumbre Latinoamericana del Cafe. August 1-3. Mexico City, Mexico
Connect with IWCA Mexico and other IWCA Representatives in an exciting, new format.
Thank you to All 2019 IWCA Event Sponsors
Please contact Kellem Emanuele if you are interested in sponsoring any of IWCA’s 2020 Events.
Resources from IWCA 2019 Events
Thank you to Everyone Who Attended the IWCA Breakfast and Cupping @ 2019 AFCA Covention
Presentation from IWCA Breakfast available: HERE. Featuring IWCA Burundi Chapter partners, JNP Coffee and Burundi Friends International (BFI).
Thank you to everyone who attended the IWCA Breakfast and Cupping @ April 2019 SCA Expo
List of Coffees Included in IWCA Cupping Session (.pdf) @ SCA Expo Boston April 2019. IWCA Chapter Member Coffee availability List: HERE.
Presentation from IWCA Breakfast available: HERE. Featuring Miriam Aguiar (IWCA Brazil), Joselyne Nineza (IWCA Burundi), and Sunalini Menon (IWCA India). Women’s Coffee Alliance of India (IWCA India Chapter) video available: HERE.
Presentation from Cafe Femenino & IWCA Lecture, “Actionable Solutions for Sustainable Development from Seed to Service.” Featuring Rosa Maria Valdivia (IWCA Peru) and Annet Nyakaisiki (IWCA Uganda).
Contributions to the International Women's Coffee Association (IWCA) are tax deductible as the organization is a 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization.