News and Resources

  • Smallholder inclusion in Cassava supply chain in Nigeria

    As part of the IDH Cassava program with support from Rockefeller Foundation, we worked with cassava production company Psaltry International to establish a sustainable and inclusive supply chain through an…

    Smallholder inclusion in Cassava supply chain in Nigeria
  • Beyond Chocolate welcomes four new signatories

    Beyond Chocolate is happy to welcome four new signatories to the partnership. During the Beyond Chocolate two-year event, Neuhaus, ECOM, Lady Agri and SIAT group signed the partnership and explained…

    Beyond Chocolate welcomes four new signatories
  • More chain transparency on agrochemicals reduces agrochemicals use in flower supply chain by 45%

    To increase transparency of the use of agrochemicals throughout the floriculture supply chain, the Chain Transparency 2.0 project was created. The project resulted in substantial reductions of agrochemicals use volume,…

    More chain transparency on agrochemicals reduces agrochemicals use in flower supply chain by 45%
  • IDH, FAPCEN and over 50 partners launch new Compact for sustainable development in Brazilian Cerrado

    A public-private coalition of over 50 partners has signed an agreement to collectively manage long-term sustainable development in the region of Balsas (Maranhão), in Matopiba, Brazil’s biggest agricultural frontier. The coalition has committed to actions to end illegal deforestation in the region by 2025 and to transition to sustainable methods of agricultural production.

    IDH, FAPCEN and over 50 partners launch new Compact for sustainable development in Brazilian Cerrado
  • IDH, FAPCEN e mais de 50 parceiros lançam Pacto para desenvolvimento sustentável no Maranhão

    Doze municípios que compõem a Região de Balsas, no estado do Maranhão, contarão, a partir de agora, com uma estratégia para o desenvolvimento territorial sustentável de longo prazo, construída colaborativamente…

    IDH, FAPCEN e mais de 50 parceiros lançam Pacto para desenvolvimento sustentável no Maranhão
  • Winners of Global Sustainable Farming Challenge Revealed

    IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative and the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) are delighted to announce that Agritask Ltd., an Israel-based agricultural-tech start-up, has won the Better Cotton Innovation Challenge. CropIn Technology…

    Winners of Global Sustainable Farming Challenge Revealed
  • IDH Joins Agri-Entrepreneur Growth Foundation as Core Partner

    IDH has joined Agri-Entrepreneur Growth Foundation (AEGF) as a core partner, along with Tata Trusts and Syngenta Foundation India, to support farmer livelihood through improved access to inputs and services.

    IDH Joins Agri-Entrepreneur Growth Foundation as Core Partner
  • Transitioning to regenerative agriculture with smallholders

    This blog is part of a series where we will further explore the concept of regenerative agriculture and how it translates to smallholder realities. A paradigm shift from…

    Transitioning to regenerative agriculture with smallholders
  • IDH Deal Room Sessions, part of the Tenth Annual African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF)

    IDH hosted two sessions during AGRF Deal Rooms: Innovative Business Models for Increased Food, Trade, and Resilience in Africa and Opportunities and Strategies for Increased Local Sourcing in Africa.  Speakers…

    IDH Deal Room Sessions, part of the Tenth Annual African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF)
  • IDH Farmfit Webinar: Optimizing Farmer Engagement

    On November 25th IDH Farmfit hosted a webinar on Optimizing Farmer Engagement. In the webinar tips, tricks, and tools from IDH Farmfit and leading…

    IDH Farmfit Webinar: Optimizing Farmer Engagement
  • Optimizing Farmer Engagement

    Knowing your farmers means a greater likelihood of your services being adopted by farmers for sustained, long-term business growth. The good news is that you may already have much of…

    Optimizing Farmer Engagement
  • Addressing gender-based violence in tea gardens in Assam, India

    Around one million women work in the tea gardens of Assam, producing more than 50% of tea in India, which is the second-largest tea producer in the world. Despite their…

    Addressing gender-based violence in tea gardens in Assam, India
  • Understanding sustainable tropical wood products through data

    With COVID-19 crippling economies and trade across the globe, it has never been more important to halt illegal deforestation and fuel the growth of sustainable tropical timber. This is a…

    Understanding sustainable tropical wood products through data
  • Key trends and emerging opportunities in Digital Agriculture:  IDH Farmfit offers tools and resources to support your journey

    It is becoming crucial for food traders, processors and retailers to ‘know’ their farmers and their production practices. Especially as there is growing consumer concern around food safety, environment degradation…

    Key trends and emerging opportunities in Digital Agriculture:  IDH Farmfit offers tools and resources to support your journey