Sustainable value chains for sustainable food systems:...

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Proceedings report of a Workshop organised by FAO together with UNEP and with the support of Switzerland on Sustainable Value Chains for Sustainable Food Systems. The workshop built upon two previous workshops towards implementation of the 10YFP Sustainable Fo...

FAO
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Towards Food Sustainability: Reshaping the coexistence...

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The main objective of the project is to provide evidence-based scientific knowledge for the formulation and promotion of innovation strategies and policy options that improve individual and aggregate levels of food systems’ sustainability. The emphasis is on...

Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Building a global open source seeds alliance...

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Open source seed systems aim to counter the exclusive rights belief using open source agreements and accelerate the innovation potential of many instead of a few leading to access and availability of diverse seeds. We propose to accelerate and scale our curren...

Hivos
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Food For Life — A global awareness raising campaign...

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The project develops and implements a global communications campaign for food from truly sustainable systems, supported by a critical mass of organisations that endorse this vision.
IFOAM — Organics International, HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Inclusive Business Co-creation Accelerator - Alliance...

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Together with Nigerian partner FLEESD and in collaboration with the Ministry of Water Resources of Nigeria, a framework for Technology-based solutions for sustainable production in agribusiness and youth empowerment is starting to be implemented.
Inclusive Business Sweden
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Sustainability along all value chains: identifying and...

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Sustainable Food Systems hold the possibility of reorganizing relationships between producers. The purpose of this Core Initiative is to map, through multi-actor participatory approaches, the markets that contribute to creating sustainable food systems and to...

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Complementing existing value chain sustainability...

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This core initiative aims to improve measures, standards, and valuation methods for agricultural, fishery and wild biodiversity as well as identify how these can be adapted to measure impacts at the landscape level. Furthermore the initiative aims to motivate...

Nestlé
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Sustainable diets in the context of sustainable food...

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There is an increasing interest for the emerging notion of sustainable diets which are still debated within the context of the shift towards more sustainable food systems, simultaneously addressing sustainability, food security and nutrition by linking consump...

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), UN Environment
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Sustainable and healthy gastronomy as a key driver for...

picto-initiative

Much of the agri-food diversity in the global tropics has disappeared from production systems due to consumption patterns changing. This is partially because of lack information and knowledge about it nutritional characteristics, the adoption of unsustainable...

Ministry of Agriculture Costa Rica; HIVOS, IFOAM, Smaackmakers, CACORE and INBio
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Setting the Table for our Children – Improving...

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‘Setting the Table for our Children’ envisions a future in which sustainable and healthy food is affordable and attainable to all. It proposes to bring down the tremendous obvious and hidden economic, health, social and environmental costs of current food...

Hivos, Biovision, UNEP
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

The Organic Food System Program (OFSP): Organic food...

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The Organic Food System Program (OFSP) is conceived as a holistic global food system approach to production and consumption patterns. The scope is to identify, understand and describe transformation processes towards sustainable food systems and make lessons l...

FQH, Beras, IFOAM – Organics International
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Sustainable Food Systems – What’s in it for...

picto-initiative

This core initiative will put food producers at the center and increase understanding of the adoption barriers they face when transitioning to more sustainable production practices. It will improve coordination of incentives to help overcome them, across agri...

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Delivering SDG Target 12.3 on Food Loss and Waste...

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This project proposal seeks to take stock of the current state of knowledge and on-going methodological activities, share approaches and promote harmonization of Food Loss and Waste measurement around SDG 12.3. UN Environment and FAO, together with collaborati...

UN Environment, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Social Innovation: Transnational Seed Exchange Networks...

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By looking at how social innovation happens in seed exchange networks, we study how networks form against the increasing spread of input-intensive industrial agriculture, and the disempowerment and economic and cultural poverty that resulted from it, and how t...

Environmental Social Science Research Group
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Wholesome Nutrition: an example for a sustainable diet

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Our publication “Wholesome Nutrition: an example for a sustainable diet“, published in Proceedings of the Nutrition Society in August 2016, addresses environmental, economic, social, health and cultural impacts of our dietary habits and our food system fro...

Dr. Karl von Koerber, Nadine Bader, Prof. Dr. Claus Leitzmann, www.nachhaltigeernaehrung.de
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme