Gender inequality is the norm in most coffee farming families and their communities, and has devastating impacts that reverberate throughout the global coffee sector. The Partnership for Gender Equity (PGE) is working to shift this paradigm by:

  • unlocking the potential of coffee farming women, youth and their families,

  • elevating opportunities for their communities to thrive, and

  • catalyzing bold industry action toward a supply chain that works for everyone. 

Support Our Equal Origins Initiative
We're building a network of like-minded supporters who understand that gender equity is essential for the future of the coffee industry. Be a part of the movement, and support Equal Origins, and help us grow our network of industry supporters as we work to eliminate the causes of gender, generational and social inequity for farming families and their communities.

Now through December, there are three ways to join the cause of #genderequity and #GEnerationalEquity in the global coffee sector

1. Become an Equal Origins Supporter (or Renew!)

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  • Our first and most valued level of support… launched in 2017, and 50 companies and 10 countries strong

  • Join or Renew your support now for just $1000 

  • What you get: quarterly issue briefs, a fabulous Equal Origins art piece, and an invitation to our annual celebration at EXPO

  • Opportunity to Pay it Forward on behalf of your farmer partners

2. Invest in Equal Origins Connect 

In 2018 & 2019, PGE will conduct five origin workshops under the new “Equal Origins Connect” initiative. These workshops present a significant opportunity to begin to shift the paradigm of inequity in the coffee sector, and allow companies to ensure direct impact for farming in their supply chain.

  • Contribute $10,000 - $30,000 toward funding an Origin Workshop in your supply chain 

  • Direct impact for farming families in your supply chain

  • Access targeted communications materials to highlight your commitment to gender equity 

  • Continued support of PGE’s systematic approach for industry wide impact.

3. Be Part of Building a Network of Gender Equity Champions 

  • Everyone can help make a change; individuals, companies, and coffee lovers. Donate now!

  • Your support will aid PGE in promoting gender equity within the coffee sector, with the aim to improve the viability of smallholder coffee farming as a family business, while preparing more women, and men, to better meet industry demands. 

  • PGE’s field level projects motivate real change in perceptions about gender equity and inspire action that yields positive impacts on coffee farming women, youth, their families, communities and the industry as a whole.

  • Your support counts- all levels of support are appreciated.

The Equal Origins network is instrumental in ensuring the future of coffee and improved well-being within coffee communities. We’d love to have you be a part of our work to build a supply chain that works for everyone.