Since 2008, Lafayette's Economic Empowerment and Global Learning Project has collaborated with several Honduran villages to improve their economies. In Lagunitas, students and faculty helped build a 30,000-plant coffee plantation and facilitated a trade agreement between the farmers and the Honduran Coffee Board. In El Convento, they worked with the community to establish cocoa-growing operations.
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