Sustainable Coffee Farming Initiative in Northern Laos

UPLAO Coffee Farmer Support Project

The Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs supports coffee farmers in northern Laos by providing training and means of production to ensure the stability and quality of the end product, particularly green coffee beans. This project seeks to strengrthen the technical and commercial capacity of northern Laos farmers, enabling them to access potential markets in Europe and the Netherlands. 

Key Objectives

Training and Capacity Building

Provide comprehensive training and capacity building programs to 75 local coffee farming families.

Expansion of the Northern Coffee Areal

Facilitate the expansion of coffee plantations by introducing new farming methods and supporting farmers in land preparation and cultivation.

Investment in tools for farmers

Investment in tools for farmers to maintain coffee fields is required to enhance productivity and quality.

Local Context and Sustainability


Upcoming Initiatives:

Recognition and Support


Through our project, we’ve laid the groundwork for sustainable coffee farming in northern Laos, promoting economic empowerment and environmental stewardship. As we move forward, we envision even greater opportunities for growth, innovation, and positive impact, both locally and beyond. Together, we’re shaping a future where agriculture thrives in harmony with nature, benefiting communities and the planet alike.

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