Tagged with "Corona updates"

  • 180,000 smallholder farmers provided income security through COVID-19 insurance

    IDH has facilitated and funded COVID-19 insurance to provide income security for 180,000 smallholder cotton and tea farmers in India. The insurance cover will provide a one-time lump sum pay-out…

    180,000 smallholder farmers provided income security through COVID-19 insurance
  • Build Back Better – Agrifood Supply Chain Advocacy Coalitie

    Oproep aan overheid, bedrijven, financiële instellingen én maatschappelijk middenveld om tot actie te komen voor een voor een samenleving waarin de zorg voor onze planeet en al haar bewoners voorop…

    Build Back Better – Agrifood Supply Chain Advocacy Coalitie
  • Helping apparel factories to produce personal protective equipment

    Guidance to produce PPE New free platform to list all equipment Connect with suppliers & buyers Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), such as facial masks, gloves, and gowns, is…

    Helping apparel factories to produce personal protective equipment
  • Disseminating actions in the apparel industry

    IDH is supporting the apparel sector to alleviate the impact on factory workers and people dependent on the apparel industry, who have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis. We do…

    Disseminating actions in the apparel industry
  • Emergency response in tea supply chain

    Tea producers across the globe have been greatly affected by COVID-19, mainly because of national lockdowns and social distancing policies. Export and import restrictions are creating uncertainty on…

    Emergency response in tea supply chain
  • Comment l’Initiative Cacao et Forêts fait-elle face à la crise du COVID ?

    Bien que la crise ait ralenti notre rythme de travail, elle n’a pas arrêté l’initiative. Le secrétariat et les groupes de travail de l’ICF continuent à travailler en ligne. Les…

    Comment l’Initiative Cacao et Forêts fait-elle face à la crise du COVID ?
  • How is the Cocoa & Forests Initiative coping through the COVID crisis?

    Although the crisis has slowed down the pace, it has not put a stop to the initiative. The CFI Secretariat and working groups are continuing to work online. Meetings are…

    How is the Cocoa & Forests Initiative coping through the COVID crisis?
  • Honey farms in West Kalimantan enjoy increased demand during COVID-19

    The demand for honey produced by Padang Tikar village forest in Kubu Raya district, West Kalimantan (Indonesia) has increased by 500% during the COVID-19 pandemic. Residents of populous West Java and East Java have increased their consumption of honey, vitamin C and D3 as they believe this will boost their immune system. The honey is produced by Indonesian villagers who took up honey farming in 2018 as part of a community-based forest management initiative.

    Honey farms in West Kalimantan enjoy increased demand during COVID-19
  • Informe seminario web: ¿Cómo están respondiendo las empresas y los operadores territoriales en América Latina a COVID19?

    El 8 de mayo de 2020, respondiendo a la solicitud de nuestros socios alrededor del mundo, IDH, FMO, Mirova y Proparco, realizaron un tercer seminario web sobre: ¿Cómo están respondiendo…

    Informe seminario web: ¿Cómo están respondiendo las empresas y los operadores territoriales en América Latina a COVID19?
  • Agritech is driving resilience in agricultural value chains – Lessons from COVID-19

    COVID-19 has exerted unprecedented stress on global value-chains, exacerbating risk for lives and livelihoods. It has also placed strain on our agricultural value chains, especially in developing economies, which have…

    Agritech is driving resilience in agricultural value chains – Lessons from COVID-19