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

Sustainability along all value chains: identifying and...

picto-initiative

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

Setting the Table for our Children – Improving...

picto-initiative

‘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

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

Food for Us: Capacity building through research, and...

picto-initiative

This project involves the development and trial of a mobile phone application to trade surplus food from farms and develop a community of practice around the issue of food waste through transformative learning. Phase 1 of the project (funded by the UN's One Pl...

Environmental Learning Research Centre (ELRC), Rhodes University
Consumer Information for SCP Consumer Information for SCP
Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

SCP SSFA Project: Supporting Smallholders Towards...

picto-initiative

The RSPO is currently supporting several local initiatives to develop a system to support certification at a jurisdictional level for the sustainable production of palm oil. This approach is expected to lower the entry barrier for smallholders to participate i...

Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Plan Nacional de Reducción de Pérdidas y Desperdicio...

picto-initiative

The National Plan to Reduce Food Loss and Waste aim to coordinate, suggest and implement public policies in order to understand the causes and the effects of food losses and waste. It proposes an agreement to find better strategies with stakeholders of public...

Secretaría de Gobierno de Agroindustria
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Development of voluntary guidelines for the...

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Despite its many health and nutritional value, adherence to the Mediterranean diet is becoming less evident in the Mediterranean area. This has undesirable impacts not only on health but also on the social, cultural, economic and environmental dimensions of su...

FAO, CIHEAM
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Southern African Sustainable Seafood Initiative (SASSI)...

picto-initiative

The main objective of the project is to shift seafood consumption patterns and production practices to be more sustainable, by enabling consumers to make better-informed choices, and by strengthening collaboration with key partners and stakeholders, both natio...

WWF South Africa
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Whey recovery and valorization in SMEs in the Argentine...

picto-initiative

Whey is the main subproduct from cheese production. Discharged by SMEs as an industrial effluent without previous treatment causes a relevant impact in water bodies. Its high water usage makes transport, concentration, drying and fractioning very expensive in...

Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development , Ministry of Agro Industry
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Mainstreaming food loss reduction initiatives for...

picto-initiative

It aims to improve food security and income generation of small farmers in food deficit areas through reduction of post-harvest food losses in targeted value chains. By mobilizing the individual strengths of the three agencies, the joint project will have sign...

Food and Agriculture Organization
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Accelerate to Doubling Farmers Income Through...

picto-initiative

UDYAMA has demonstrated few livelihoods models & undertaken focused capacity building programs of communities towards resource conservation and growing crops towards addressing food security but there has great gap towards doubling income incorporating kn...

UDYAMA
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Environment (SAFE)...

picto-initiative

The SAFE Platform, comprised of frontrunner private sector participants, donors, and non-governmental organizations, creates and supports projects that seek to transform these landscapes and demonstrate that producing 100% sustainable coffee and cocoa is possi...

Hivos, Inter-American Development Bank
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Pesticide Risk Tool (pesticiderisk.org)

picto-initiative

The Pesticide Risk Tool is an online tool used by growers, NGOs/certifiers and food retail companies to understand and quantify a suite of 13 different pesticide-related risks to non-target organisms including pollinators, workers/bystanders, and consumers. It...

IPM Institute of North America, Inc.
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

Biodiversity Protection and Enhancement in Shea...

picto-initiative

Joint pilot project to develop a guideline for the implementation of biodiversity protection measures by small-holder farmers and collectors. The pilot takes place in Ghana with a view to scaling-up in further regions at a later stage. In Ghana, 22 producer or...

Global Nature Fund
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme