Coffee Sector Commits to 2050 Goals + 2025 Targets

Read our 2050 goals and 2025 targets to people, planet, coffee and markets. Then provide your input in a public survey.

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We're pleased to present the Sustainable Coffee Challenge's 2019 Commitments Hub Report and the new Sustainability Framework Brochure.

2019 Commitments Hub Report
Sustainability Framework Brochure

Demand for coffee could triple by 2050

Together, we can meet this demand in a smart, sustainable way as long as we are guided by the same compass.

Discover How

Improve Livelihoods

  • Gender, Youth + Indigenous People
  • Education + Health
  • Labor Conditions

Conserve Nature

  • Climate Change
  • Water Conservation
  • Forest Conservation + Reforestation

Strengthen Market Demand

  • Consumer Education + Awareness
  • Sourcing Policies
  • Consumer Country Policy

Sustain Supply

  • Standards/ Certification
  • Producer Country Policy
  • Access to Finance
  • Access to Inputs
  • Renovation
  • Technical Assistance

Improve Livelihoods

Conserve Nature

Strengthen Market Demand

Sustain Supply

Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere - in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our more than 11,600 stores... More about Walmart's commitment >

Nestlé Nespresso SA is the pioneer and reference for highest-quality portioned coffee, which has redefined and revolutionized the way millions of people enjoy their espresso coffee. The company works with more than 70,000 farmers in 12 countries through its AAA... More about Nespresso's commitment >

Starbucks has a longstanding commitment to improving the sustainability and longevity of coffee production, specifically prioritizing making coffee the world’s first sustainable product. As a founding member of the Sustainable Coffee Challenge, Starbucks has been an industry leader in helping... More about Starbucks' commitment >

Founded in 1927, S&D Coffee & Tea is the largest custom coffee roaster in America. S&D’s capabilities extend into the evolving world of extracts and ingredients – creating new possibilities for culinary applications and exciting new beverage choices for customers.... More about S&D's commitment >

At JDE, we are driven by our passion for coffee & tea, respect for the environment, and care for people. Our corporate responsibility program has three pillars: Common Grounds, Minimized Footprint, Connected People. More about Jacobs Douwe Egberts' commitment >

As a leader in specialty coffee and innovative single serve brewing systems, Keurig Dr Pepper is committed to using the power of business to Brew a Better World™. They have integrated social responsibility into all aspects of their business –... More about Keurig Dr Pepper's commitment >

Founded in 1955 and currently the second-largest restaurant chain in the world, McDonald’s takes seriously its commitment to increase the sustainability of coffee sourcing. Since 2008 McDonald’s has been committed to practicing sustainable coffee farming and sourcing through the serving... More about McDonalds' commitment >

Mercon Group was founded nearly 70 years ago and today is a leading vertically integrated coffee supplier providing services to more than 130 clients around the world. We have extensive experience in farming, production, trading, marketing, logistics and risk management... More about Mercon B.V.'s commitment >

Founded in 2008 by José Kawashima, Mi Cafeto is dedicated to improving the quality of coffee across the globe. Their endeavors are not limited to producing the best quality coffee bean, but extend to all levels of production and supply.... More about Mi Cafeto's commitment >