Backgrounders

These Backgrounders go with the policy advocacy roundtable series. These meetings facilitated an open, evidence-based dialogue engaging public and private stakeholders from the coffee sector.

Backgrounder 1: Policy Advocacy Roundtable on Farmer’s Access to Premiums

Backgrounder 2: Policy Advocacy Roundtable on Increasing the Proportion of Fully Washed Coffee

Backgrounder 3: Policy Advocacy Roundtable on Farmer Investments in Coffee

Backgrounder 4: How might we explore improvements to input delivery and antestia bug / Potato Taste Defect control?

Backgrounder 5: How might we improve access to pre-financing for cooperatives and coffee washing stations?

Backgrounder 6: How might we promote long-term sustainability in Rwanda’s coffee sector?

Backgrounder 7: How might we understand the effectiveness of Rwanda’s zoning policy in year 1?

Backgrounder 8: How might we explore improvements to input delivery and antestia bug / Potato Taste Defect control?

Backgrounder 9: What are the differences between male and female heads of household who produce coffee in Rwanda?

Backgrounder 10: How might we create systems that reward farmers for producing high quality coffee?