Mushonyi washing station and coffee farm. Rwanda

Mushonyi sector in Western province of Rwanda with elevation of 1825 m above sea level. My friend Bavugamenshi Léon was kind enough to come over to Lake Kivu where I am staying to get me to his place to see station and the farm. Their main buyer is Starbucks. In my understanding they grow red … Continue reading Mushonyi washing station and coffee farm. Rwanda

Women Grown Coffee. Rwanda

In 2013, Bloomberg Philanthropies and Sustainable Harvest partnered to create the Relationship Coffee Institute, a non-profit public benefit corporation committed to transforming the lives of rural, low-income women coffee farmers through training and market access. This is the women grown coffee cooperative located in Eastern part of Rwanda in Kayonza area about 3 hours away from … Continue reading Women Grown Coffee. Rwanda

Hibiscus Man of Rwanda

Hibiscus Man of Rwanda Meet the young and progressive future of Rwanda. This young barista trainee shows that not all young people move away from villages and countryside to big cities to pursue their carrier. He started his own hibiscus plantation with innovative approach to contribute further to the development of agriculture sector of Rwanda … Continue reading Hibiscus Man of Rwanda