KENYA TO HOST THE 123RD SESSION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COFFEE COUNCIL, NEXT YEAR (2019)

8TH TO 12TH APRIL

Brazafric, represented by the Group C.E.O Mr. Marcos Brandalise and the Commercial Director Mr. Readon Sakwa attended the 1st Kenya coffee platform, that brought stakeholders across the value chain. Reforms in the sector spearheaded by the coffee subsector implementation committee were discussed as well as avenue of doubling productivity and income of the over 700,000 coffee farmers in the country.

Nairobi, Kenya has won the right to host the 123rd Session of the International Coffee Council (ICC) meeting, from 8-12 April, 2019 in which Brazafric will be in attendance. The forum is expected to discuss sustainability of coffee production in the world, provide platform to discuss ways of addressing challenges facing the sector and ensuring growers get fair financial gains.

International Coffee Organization (ICO) is the main intergovernmental organization for coffee, bringing together exporting and importing governments to tackle challenges facing the world coffee sector.

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http://www.ico.org/ico_meetings.asp?section=Meetings_and_Documents