The new report, Eliminating Deforestation from the Cocoa Supply Chain, presents a first set of principles for achieving sustainable, deforestation-free cocoa production.
Last week was a good week for our Race to the Top program in Vietnam. First discussions on wastewater and chemical usage in the industry, the uptake of renewable energy, creation of Eco Industrial Parks as well as how to facilitate worker – management engagement, and a new partner to support and scale the work of the program.
ITC Spices worked with IDH to understand the impact of their service delivery model (SDM) investments on chili pepper farms in India. The analysis showed positive return on investment for both the farmer and ITC. On average, a farmer in an ITC program experienced a 42% increase in income compared with a non-ITC farmer.
There are two kinds of companies: those that sell sustainable products... and those that will...