Rainforest Alliance

Emma Harbour, the Rainforest Alliance’s head of global advocacy, focuses on engaging with public and private sector policymakers to influence change to help create more enabling environments for sustainable supply chains to be able to flourish. Read more


The Global Coffee Platform and Rainforest Alliance have signed a five-year partnership agreement to support ‘National Platforms’ in coffee producing countries. Read more


Sainsbury’s announcement that it is bringing oversight of its sustainable sourcing in-house has alarmed many supporters of the Fair Trade, UZI, the Rainforest Alliance, and organic certification schemes. Read more

Tea Report

The executive director of UTZ will manage a much larger Rainforest Alliance following a merger announced in June. Read more

Follow the Frog is an ongoing Rainforest Alliance campaign to engage consumers in supporting businesses with sustainable practices. Read more


In November the 10,700-store US-based 7-Eleven convenience chain began selling Rainforest Alliance certified Nicaraguan coffees from the Matagalpa region. This is the first wide rollout of a sustainably-certified coffee by the Japanese-owned chain. Read more


Rainforest Alliance grants new award to one of the world's largest food retailers. Read more

Coffee Report

The Rainforest Alliance is working to improve the country’s topsoil by encouraging practices such as mulching, training workers to leave prunings on the ground, and through the application of agrichemicals with greater care to restore garden health. Read more


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