In January Social Business Network’s director Nick Hoskyns traveled to Uganda and Rwanda with the Thanksgiving Coffee Company to visit several coffee cooperatives.
Nick brought his expertise in cooperative development to help deepen the relationships between the coffee growers, cooperatives, and buyers and resolve some transparency issues. He reflects afterward on the relevancy of his years of experience in Latin America in other continent, showing the universalism of cooperative business model. “Uganda and Rwanda are beautiful and fascinating in their own ways with a lot of potential and really wonderful people.”
You can read more extensively about the trip on Thanksgiving Coffee’s blog.