Climate change is putting Ethiopia’s biggest export at risk

Rising temperatures and worsening drought linked to climate change are now hitting production – and fixing that may require moving many Ethiopian coffee fields uphill, experts say. Few countries take... Read more »

Caffeine high? Climate-hit Ethiopia shifts coffee uphill, Energy & Commodities

[HAMBELA, Ethiopia] Few countries take coffee as seriously as Ethiopia – and that’s not only because it prides itself as being the source of the prized Arabica bean. But rising temperatures and... Read more »

Ethiopia shifts coffee fields uphill over climate change

HAMBELA, Ethiopia – Few countries take coffee as seriously as Ethiopia – and that’s not only because it prides itself as being the source of the prized Arabica bean. READ: Ethiopian migrant turns... Read more »

Caffeine high? Climate-hit Ethiopia shifts coffee uphill

HAMBELA, Ethiopia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Few countries take coffee as seriously as Ethiopia – and that’s not only because it prides itself as being the source of the prized Arabica bean.... Read more »

Coffee faces double threat in Ethiopia

Farmer Ahmed Mume started growing khat on his coffee farm in Deder, eastern Ethiopia a decade ago. Photo: AP One kilogram of coffee sells for between 50 and 60 birr ($2.40-$2.80). A... Read more »

Coffee faces a double threat to its existence in eastern Ethiopia

HARAR, Ethiopia (Reuters) – For generations, farmers planted the lush earth of Awedai and nearby areas in eastern Ethiopia with coffee trees, earning a livelihood from a crop that is now the... Read more »

Ethiopia to Dominate Global Coffee Market Soon, Says Expert

Ethiopia has colossal opportunity to dominate global coffee market in the near future as the global coffee consumption is increasing, Director of Jimma Agricultural Research Center, Ashenafi Ayano said. In an exclusive... Read more »

Ethiopian Traditions Come Alive at Capitol Hill’s New Hype Cafe

Photo by Laura HayesThe meaning behind the name Hype Cafe doesn’t make itself known until about an hour after you leave the welcoming spot on Capitol Hill that opened this month. That’s... Read more »

Mothers with hearts raising money for Ethiopia

The annual flagship fundraiser Gems and Java returns for its seventh year on Friday, April 13 and Saturday April 14. It is largest fundraising event of the year for Mothers with a... Read more »

Ethiopia says China now its largest export destination – Xinhua

File photo shows guests taste traditional Ethiopian coffee at the coffee and music corner in the venue of the 16th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union, in Addis Ababa,... Read more »