The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) will host a second webinar on its Coffee Price Crisis Response Initiative, this time in Spanish, on 19 March at 9am Pacific Daylight Time. The SCA’s Coffee Price Crisis Response Initiative, led former SCA Executive Director Ric Rhinehart and the SCA Sustainability Center, is aimed at understanding the crisis and providing alternative price discovery mechanisms for the coffee sector. Over the coming months, the SCA will host a series of webinars and events to amplify the work being done in this field by individuals in the private sector, academia, producing countries, and others in the coffee community. Read more: Specialty Coffee Association to hold price crisis webinar SCA launches initiative to address the coffee price crisis Former SCA Executive Director Ric Rhinehart prepares for change in 2019 In the second webinar of this series, SCA Chief Sustainability Officer Kim Ionescu and Reciprocafé Founder Chad Trewick will present and answer questions about the Specialty Coffee Transaction Guide. The guide is an Emory University project that relies on an expanding group of data donours – roasters, importers, and exporters – who provide detailed contract data covering specialty coffee transactions from recent harvests. Using this anonymised information, the transaction guide serves as a report on the distributions of recent free on board prices for green specialty coffees. To register, click here.