Benefits to the client
Solidaridad got a much better understanding of the differences between both production methods, particularly with regard to externalities. For both methods, drivers of externalities are presented in a detailed manner. It is also explained how changes in practices can affects the drivers and resulting externalities. The study demonstrated that the production of CSA coffee is more sustainable and contributes to a decent livelihood for farmers.
From a general perspective, the project results helps improve the effectiveness of activities by reducing costs and risks of investments. Our results also help to increase the client’s accountability to stakeholders and help attract financial funds for future investments in climate resilient programs.