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  • Jun 20, 2017

Ethiopia's Coffee Farmers Are 'On The Front Lines Of Climate Change'

J Sibanda 

Ethiopia gave the world Coffea arabica, the species that produces most of the coffee we drink these days. Today, the country is the largest African producer of Arabica coffee. The crop is the backbone of the country's economy – some 15 million Ethiopians depend on it for a living.