Essays about: "Coffee"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 131 essays containing the word Coffee.

  1. 1. We are Women in Coffee!: An explanatory case study of Fairtrade’s gendered impact on female and male farmers of a Fairtrade certified Kenyan coffee cooperative

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Fanny Rölander; [2016-09-28]
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    Abstract : Due to globalisation, the world is becoming increasingly intertwined with complex globaltrade networks linking producers and consumers through largely unequal relationships.Fairtrade addresses this inequality by supporting the vulnerable producers. READ MORE

  2. 2. The micro mill revolution - A field study investigating the economic and social impacts for coffee producers when implementing a micro production strategy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Gunneröd; Fabian Hasse; [2016-09-09]
    Keywords : coffee production; micro milling; social sustainability; social responsibility; economic sustainability; cultural value;

    Abstract : This field study examines the economic and social opportunities and challenges brought to coffeeproducers when implementing a new form of coffee production strategy to their farms, calledmicro milling. Different stakeholders of the Costa Rican coffee business were interviewed toconduct this study, in total 18 interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. Solar Drying Systems for farmers in Cameroon

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Mir Shwan Kurdi; Linn Öström; [2016]
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    Abstract : Imagine being a farmer having your livelyhood endangered by heavyrainfalls and thunderstorms due to global warming (Habiba Gitay2002), when what you really need is sun to dry your maize, coffee orcocoa harvest. Such is the case for the farmers in Cameroon. READ MORE

  4. 4. Anaerobic Co-digestion of Sewage sludge, Algae and Coffee Ground

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Kristina Flisberg; [2016]
    Keywords : Anaerobic digestion; Algae; C.Vulgaris; Coffee ground;

    Abstract : Energy shortfall and air pollution are some of the challenges the human kind is facing today. Fossil fuel is still the most widely used fuel, which is a non-renewable resource, increasing excess carbon dioxide into the air. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trade barriers on EU's agricultural market : are farmers producing maize and the cocoa- & coffee industry in EU protected by tariffs?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Gustaf Svenungsson; [2016]
    Keywords : agricultural trade; effective rate of protection; tariff escalation; common agricultural policy; EU s common market;

    Abstract : The purpose and aim for this thesis is to determine if the European Union uses tariffs on cocoa, coffee and maize and the Common Agricultural Policy in such a way that it protects European farmers and workers on behalf of farmers and workers in less developed countries. The aim has been fulfilled both by a theoretical study and by calculations tariff escalation and the effective rate of protection on the three crops. READ MORE