African Coffee 47: African Coffee Facility for the future of coffee value chain

The Premier African Coffee Symposium in 2013 was held in Lomé (Togo) under the theme ”Position, Perception and Potential of African coffee”. In 2014, the Second Symposium took place in Kampala (Uganda) under the theme ”Unlocking Potential of African coffee. In 2015, the theme of the Third Symposium held in Luanda (Angola) was Focus on Gender and Youth in Africa’s Coffee Industry”. There is still a need to revitalize the sector for the benefit of African coffee producing countries and IACO will continue the process with the 4th African Coffee Symposium sheduled to take place on 22-23 November 2016 in Yaoundé, Cameroon.