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Source: The Guardian
The United Nations has warned that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could trigger global famine, as Moscow’s Black Sea blockade delays crucial grain exports, and stoked fears of a deepening hunger crisis in countries such as Yemen...
March 18, 2022 ‘Stop palming us off’: Food firms urged to back national palm oil sustainability schemes in Malaysia and IndonesiaSource: Food Navigator
Food brands have been urged to show their support for national, government-backed, palm oil sustainable certification schemes in Malaysia and Indonesia, and overcome their short-term financial objections to secure long-term...
March 15, 2022 Sustainable catch: navigating global fisheries crimeSource: The Interpreter
A fish consumed in Australia could be caught near Palau, by a Thai vessel with a Cambodian crew, shipped to a packing plant in Vietnam and sold to a distributor in Taiwan before reaching the Australian market.
March 14, 2022 Regenerative agriculture seen as a marketing success storySource: The Western Producer
Regenerative agriculture and soil health in general are attracting interest not only from consumers. This “alternative agriculture” crowd is also drawing interest from producers who are becoming more flexible in how they approach...
Source: Columbia Missourian
Many panelists at the event, which was hosted by the MU School of Law’s Business, Entrepreneurship & Tax Law Review, discussed how the industrialization of farming has affected the food that Americans and people across the world...
March 11, 2022 Assessing the sustainability of land-based salmon farmsSource: The Fish Site
Smart Salmon has released its first environmental social governance (ESG) and impact report for its planned land-based salmon facilities in Norway and France.
Source: The Fish Site
“I think the answer generally is ‘yes’, but it’s not a free pass. Only focusing on sustainability and taking head on established industries and delivering the same product expecting for a sustainability premium may find a...
March 10, 2022 Bonsucro Launches New Impact Fund to Accelerate Sustainability in the Sugarcane SectorSource: 3BL/CSR Wire
Bonsucro, the leading global sustainability platform for sugarcane, has launched a new Impact Fund to address critical sustainability challenges in the sugarcane sector. The fund will support collaborative, innovative projects...
March 10, 2022 How Maine’s lobster fleet could become more sustainableSource: Bangor Daily News
Maine has more than 3,000 miles of coastline, 4,000-plus lobster boats and a rich heritage of boatbuilding. For John Hagan, an ecologist and chairman of Maine Climate Table, that makes it the ideal place to take the lead on...
In the fight against climate change and achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, purpose-driven investors are playing an increasingly important role. Legendary investor Carl Icahn, for example, has recently nominated two...
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