Detailed Thematic Research Areas of the Institute

The International Coffee Research Institute (ICoRI) research thematic areas include but not limited to:

  • Coffee improvement, biotechnology and bio-safety
  • Coffee genetics and epigenetics
  • Eco-physiology and ecosystem services
  • Coffee biodiversity, genetic conservation and utilization
  • Soil, plant and water relationship in coffee
  • Coffee pests (diseases, insects and weeds)
  • Coffee Technology
  • Coffee chemistry
  •  Coffee economics, marketing and policy
  • Modeling and scenario analysis in coffee
  • Climate smart coffee production
  • Postharvest handling and value addition
  • Coffee history and sociology
  • Waste management and environmental protection