Cooperatives

International Summit of Cooperatives

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The Summit includes unveiling groundbreaking, world-class studies—mainly on the 5 summit themes—that will shed new light on the innovative capacity of the cooperative and mutualist business model.&nbs

Business and Agroforestry: the Role of Public-Private Partnerships

A great deal of the World Congress on Agroforestry, held last week in New Delhi, focused on business: How to link smallholders to markets? How to make agroforestry profitable? How to engage major corporations? How to guarantee social and environmental sustainability while making money?

Reporting From the Committee on Food Security (CFS 40)

Matthew Fielding and Madeleine Fogde from SIANI participated in the Swedish Delegation to the Committee on World Food Security CFS 40 in Rome  October 7-11. The CFS is the most important intergovernmental and multi-stakeholder platform to follow up on food security and nutrition policies .