Passport to Coffee Export (PACE) project


The overall objective of the project is to promote sustainable and inclusive sector development through a robust export- oriented coffee value chain by 2023.


Key Information

Sector: Agriculture (Coffee)

Lead Partner: Solidaridad East and Central Africa

Other Partners: Tanzania Coffee Research Institute (TaCRI); Envirocare

Budget: EUR 5 879 995

EU Contribution: EUR 5 148 000

Duration: 2020 - 2024


Expected Results

The project seeks to:

  • Improve Tanzanian coffee productivity and food security.
  • Build the capacity of smallholder farmers, farmer associations and cooperatives in Tanzania towards institutional strengthening and professionalism.
  • Improve gender-relations and youth empowerment along the value chain.
  • Improve the competitiveness of Tanzanian coffee in domestic, regional and global markets by enhancing export performance.
  • Enhance private sector development in the coffee sector, locally, regionally and internationally.

By the end of the project, the following result areas will be achieved:

  • Increased average household income from coffee related enterprises.
  • Decent jobs for women and youth created in the coffee sector in Tanzania.
  • Improved demand for sustainably produced and processed coffee in Tanzania.


Agriculture et sécurité alimentaire