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US investment alone won’t solve Central America’s migrant crisis

Vox 18 Jun 2021
... entrepreneurs in Guatemala; Microsoft is expanding broadband access to up to 3 million people by next July; and Nespresso is starting to source coffee from El Salvador and Honduras and expanding its existing operations in Guatemala with a minimum $150 million investment by 2025.
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Texas A&M project helping small coffee farmers

Palestine Herald-Press 08 Jun 2021
The farm-to-table journey for a cup of coffee starts with the coffee plant ... However, but it produces a more bitter cup of coffee ... The coffee center’s Resilient Coffee in Central America project was a three-year project that ran from 2018-2020 to help create a stronger coffee industry in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.
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Central America and Caribbean: Acute food insecurity remains widespread as the lean season progresses in the region

Reliefweb 29 May 2021
From May to September, Crisis (IPC Phase 3) outcomes will persist in hurricane-affected areas of northern Guatemala, northern and southern Honduras, and northwestern Nicaragua; the Dry Corridor of Central America; parts of the coffee-producing livelihood zone in western El Salvador; and several areas of Haiti ... .
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Central America and Caribbean Key Message Update: Food insecurity worsens as food prices rise during the ongoing lean season, May 2021

Reliefweb 28 May 2021
The population experiencing food consumption gaps or utilizing negative coping strategies indicative of Crisis (IPC Phase 3) outcomes is rising in the region, especially among poor households in northeastern Nicaragua, northern and southern Honduras, and coffee-producing areas in western El Salvador.
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Microsoft, Mastercard Sign on to VP Harris' Central America Strategy

Voa News 28 May 2021
Commitments by the companies include Microsoft's agreeing to expand internet access to as many as 3 million people in the region by July 2022 and Nespresso's plans to begin buying some of its coffee from El Salvador and Honduras with a minimum regional investment of $150 million by 2025, a White House official said.�.
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Administration Taps Private Sector to Invest in Central America

Wall Street Journal 27 May 2021
Nespresso, a unit of Nestlé SA, plans to begin buying some of its coffee from El Salvador and Honduras with a minimum regional investment of $150 million by 2025.
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Microsoft, Mastercard Sign on to Vp Harris’s Central America Strategy

FX Empire 27 May 2021
For example, Microsoft has agreed to expand internet access to as many as three million people in the region by July 2022 and Nespresso plans to begin buying some of its coffee from El Salvador and Honduras with a minimum regional investment of $150 million by 2025, the White House official said.
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Harris to announce deals for Central America investments

The Hill 27 May 2021
... giants Microsoft and Mastercard — for investments in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras, as part of her efforts to address the root causes of the surge of migrants at the U.S ... Nespresso will reportedly start purchasing a portion of its coffee from El Salvador and Honduras.
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FACT SHEET: Vice President Harris Launches a Call to Action to the Private Sector to Deepen Investment in the Northern Triangle

The White House 27 May 2021
Nespresso is committed to improving livelihoods in the Northern Triangle by expanding its existing sourcing activities in Guatemala, and by starting to source quality coffees from El Salvador and Honduras from this year on, creating new economic opportunities for smallholder ...
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Microsoft, Mastercard sign on to VP Harris's Central America strategy

Reuters 27 May 2021
For example, Microsoft has agreed to expand internet access to as many as three million people in the region by July 2022 and Nespresso plans to begin buying some of its coffee from El Salvador and Honduras with a minimum regional investment of $150 million by 2025, the White House official said.
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Kamala taps Microsoft and Mastercard to help the 'root causes' of migration - while ICE ...

The Daily Mail 27 May 2021
Commitments by the companies include Microsoft agreeing to expand internet access to as many as three million people in the region by July 2022 and Nespresso's plans to begin buying some of its coffee from El Salvador and Honduras with a minimum regional investment of $150 million by 2025, a White House official said.
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Migrant sisters recount crossing border alone while mother stayed behind

Sandhills Express 26 May 2021
Watch Video ... Though they are more than 1,900 miles away from their hometown in central Honduras, the two inseparable sisters are relieved to be back together ... The sisters left Honduras with their mother after their coffee farms — their family’s livelihood — were destroyed by two devastating back-to-back storms last fall ... CBS News ... U.S.
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Op-Ed: How the Biden-Harris migration ‘fix’ would throw good billions after bad

Kingsport Times-News 24 May 2021
border – a perilous trip across thousands of miles of mountains and deserts – starts in places like the dry corridor in western Honduras ... Honduras’s economy, once dominated by exports of coffee and bananas to the U.S., has produced a number of ultra-wealthy clans resistant to the idea of cleaning up corruption.
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Spirit Animal: Passion, Purpose, And Collaborative Leadership

Forbes 24 May 2021
Kathya Irias, President, and Paul Gromek, CEO, discovered a mutual love in supporting small farmers in Honduras while providing the world with superior coffee ... .
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