Author: NewForesight continues to grow
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July 23, 2015 To meet the increasing demand for our services, the NewForesight team has expanded significantly in the past years. Eight new professionals joined the firm in the last half a year alone, including a partner, consultants, communication specialist, analysts and associate consultants […]

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Author: NewForesight consultants conduct field research in Africa and Asia
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NewForesight consultants frequently travel to the field. This year consultants Laure Heilbron and William Saab flew to Rwanda on assignment for IFC. Consultant Joost Gorter just returned from visiting Indonesia for the second time this year, while consultant Sharon Hesp is back in […]

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Author: Changing the Food Game presented at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in an experts debate
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June 2, 2015 Lucas Simons presented Changing the Food Game to senior policy advisors at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. The aim of the debate, which featured the book, was to discuss how to tackle hunger and malnutrition. Marcel Beukeboom, […]

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Author: Save our Soils campaign launches “I Like Organic”
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“By the time you’ve clicked here,” the campaign banner reads, “industrial farming has destroyed 29,651 square meters of fertile soil.” And the number grows by the second. A campaign initiative by the Dutch sustainable food company Nature & More, Save our Soils, raises consumer […]

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Author: Lucas Simons at RT10 moderating session on market transformation of soy sector
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BRUSSELS, May 19, 2015: New Foresight’s Lucas Simons facilitated various panel discussions at RT10. This was the 10th RTRS annual meeting, themed The Road to 10 million. The two day conference brought together soy producers, traders, and numerous other companies and NGOs involved […]

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Author: Website launched with tools for Sustainable Sector Transformation
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Valuable information on how to accelerate the transition towards sustainability in small-holder-dominated agricultural sectors is as of now available online. The outcomes of a study that NewForesight conducted in partnership with Aidenvironment and IIED (International Institute for Environment and Development) led to a […]

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Author: Lucas Simons sits on panel at FT Global Commodities Summit in Lausanne
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At the Financial Times Global Commodities Summit in Lausanne on April 22, Lucas Simons was invited to take part in the panel discussion on “Sustainability: The strategic imperative”. The summit focused on the challenges the commodities industry faces today: A period of plentiful […]

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Author: Progress report published on cocoa industry’s sustainability strategy CocoaAction
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CocoaAction, the joint sustainability strategy of the cocoa industry, is making progress moving towards implementation. At the strategy’s core are long-term solutions necessary to combat the complex challenges the cocoa industry faces today, which require substantial stakeholder collaboration and investment. The World Cocoa […]

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Author: Lucas Simons is keynote speaker at RVO’s Dutch Visitors Programme
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On Friday, April 17, Founder and CEO Lucas Simons gave the keynote speech and moderated a session for the Dutch Visitors Programme. The Dutch Visitors Programme is a ten-day program organized by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), a department of the Dutch Ministry […]

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NewForesight Insight

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Sustainable Sector Transformation: How to drive sustainability performance in agricultural sectors?


Author: Joost Gorter
Post type: NewForesight Insight


Valuable information on how to accelerate the transition towards sustainability in small-holder-dominated agricultural sectors is as of now available online. The outcomes of a study that NewForesight conducted in partnership with Aidenvironment and IIED (International Institute for Environment and Development) led to a […]

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