Hope for South Sudan’s Coffee Farmers with Nespresso-USAID Partnership

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Hope for South Sudan’s Coffee Farmers with Nespresso-USAID Partnership

Nespresso aims to rebuild South Sudan’s coffee industry.

Nespresso aims to rebuild South Sudan’s coffee industry.

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The world’s newest country, South Sudan, is also one of the most volatile nations on the planet. After years of civil war within Sudan, a referendum held in 2011 scored a 99 percent “yes” vote for independence. But any glee over separation from Sudan was short-lived. Two years later, fighting within the country sparked a civil war during which at least 300,000 people died and approximately 2 million people, or one in six South Sudanese citizens, fled their homes.

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Keywords: Environment | Coffee | Responsible Production & Consumption | USAID | nestle nespresso | south sudan

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