Koffiecoalitie (The Dutch Coffee Coalition)
The Dutch Coffee Coalition is working to improve the labour rights of coffee pickers by:
- carrying out research into working conditions on coffee plantations in Kenya, Brazil and Guatemala
- establishing a network of trade unions, women’s organisations and other NGOs
- educating local union leaders and NGOs about labour rights.
In the Netherlands and Europe, the Dutch Coffee Coalition is calling for companies to acknowledge their social responsibilities.
Members of the colaition include: Hivos , Novib, Oikos, Pax Christi , Solidaridad, FNV Bondgenoten, FNV Mondiaal , CNV Bedrijvenbond, Landelijke Vereniging van Wereldwinkels, Zuid-Noord Federatie.