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Trade and production
Food Waste Prevention Strategies for Global Food Chains
 
Nyhet
10 May 2016
No time to waste! Our Expert Group is on the quest for the weak links in the food chain

On the 22nd of April, the SIANI expert group on “Food Waste Prevention Strategies for Global Food Chains” arranged a workshop to discuss good examples and possible solutions to reduce food waste on a global scale with a whole value chain perspective in mind.

Trade and production
Food Waste Prevention Strategies for Global Food Chains
 
Nyhet
31 March 2016
How can we reduce global food waste?

SIANI (Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative) is currently looking to gather expertise for further development of knowledge and cooperation strategies in order to increase food security and resource efficiency through food waste reduction in global food chains, with a particular focus on collaboration between developing and developed countries.

Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Nyhet
1 December 2015
Local partnerships – key to zero net deforestation?

Zero net deforestation is the new standard for doing business in production of soy, beef, palm oil, paper, and other agricultural commodities.

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
 
Blogg
5 December 2014
The Calm Before the Storm or Why the Economists Always Get it Wrong

Melinda Fones Sundell, SIANI's Senior Advisor reflects on "Food Security: Mapping Risks, Building Resilience" conference held in Chatham House, London on the 1-2 December 2014.

Trade and production
 
Blogg
27 May 2014
CSR is Dead, Long Live the Triple Bottom Line! – Sustainable Business at the EAT Forum

“How can we change the food system in order for it to provide us with healthy food, save environment and make a business sense?” “Should we give up on our planet if the solutions don’t make business sense?” and “Does food production need stricter regulation and how does business get on board of the global race for sustainability?”

Trade and production
 
Nyhet
27 May 2014
Is Your Lunch Sustainable? A Quest for Answers in a Globalized Food System

We have long known that what we eat affects our health, but we are only beginning to grasp how much our food affects the environment, close to home and around the world.

Landscape management
Trade and production
 
Blogg
18 March 2014
Can ‘Insetting’ Make Carbon Finance Work Better for Farmers?

Carbon finance has become a hot topic in rural development, with many governments and civil-society groups looking to leverage the carbon capture potential of trees and soil to raise funds for agricultural and agroforestry projects.