Tagged with "Cotton"

  • Materials Yearbook 2020

    In 2020, the cotton-production sector was not immune to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. IDH and the Better Cotton Growth and Innovation Fund (“Better Cotton GIF”…

    Materials Yearbook 2020
  • SDM Case Study: Cotontchad, Chad

    Cotontchad SN (CTSN) is private company jointly owned by Olam and Chad government that was incorporated in 1971.CTSN operates as an agribusiness company working with smallholder farmers in southern region…

    SDM Case Study: Cotontchad, Chad
  • IDH conducts gender-based violence training for IP field staff in India

    Gender-based discrimination and violence is a significant barrier for women in families, workplaces, and communities that requires a substantial commitment by the public and private sectors for investments in prevention…

    IDH conducts gender-based violence training for IP field staff in India
  • Online platform to support skill development of 3000 GIF Field Facilitators in India

    IDH and the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) have launched an online skill development tool for all Field Facilitators (FF) engaged with the Better Cotton Growth and Innovation Fund (GIF) programs…

    Online platform to support skill development of 3000 GIF Field Facilitators in India
  • Putting learning into action – Measuring impact of Gender training

    During July to September 2018, IDH conducted gender sensitization trainings with IDH’s 19 Implementing Partners in 30 locations across India, training around 2000 field-level workers, who provide extension…

    Putting learning into action – Measuring impact of Gender training
  • 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
  • Mozambique Climate Resilience Program – Annual Report 2020

    The Mozambique Climate Resilience Program implements a cluster-based, rural economic-development program where we leverage funding from public donors, the Dutch Embassy in Mozambique, and IDH to…

    Mozambique Climate Resilience Program – Annual Report 2020
  • Terms of Reference: Materiality Assessment for Alternative inputs for Textile Materials

    IDH wants to explore the landscape for alternative material inputs, specifically for polyester and man- made cellulosic fibres (MMCF), whilst assessing the commercial viability for the private sector in the…

    Terms of Reference: Materiality Assessment for Alternative inputs for Textile Materials
  • 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