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What Will Climate Change Mean for Ethiopia’s Coffee Crop?

YES! Magazine / Video Feature
Published: Saturday 31 August 2013
Scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, London, have learned that climate change endangers Ethiopia’s coffee crops.

A story of guardianship by Kew Gardens over one of the world's most economically valuable crops, they reveal the surprisingly fragile foundations that lie beneath the multi-billion pound industry, showing just how important Kew's scientific research is to securing the fate of our cup of coffee.

Commissioned by Kew Gardens for a second year, Lonelyleap were asked to produce two films in continuation of the online content strand, Beyond the Gardens. With a focus on more complex environmental issues, our job was to translate these into concise and digestible films for the public that still retained their scientific accuracy.  



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