Author: Lucas Simons presents at Chocoa Conference
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On Friday, March 6, Lucas Simons delivered the opening presentation and moderated a panel discussion at the 2015 Chocoa Conference. The annual conference is attended by an international audience of various stakeholders from the cocoa and chocolate industry.  Its aim is to stimulate production and consumption of sustainable cocoa and […]

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Author: NewForesight contributes to the Save Our Soils Campaign
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The UN General Assembly has declared 2015 to be the International Year of Soils (IYS). The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) is actively reinforcing this in partnership with governments and the UN Convention to Combat Desertification secretariat. The purpose of IYS 2015 is […]

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Author: NewForesight CEO Lucas Simons presents at sustainable business association De Groene Zaak
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Lucas Simons presented accomplishments of NewForesight and its sister organization SCOPEinsight at the five-year anniversary of De Groene Zaak (The Green Case or The Green Business). De Groene Zaak is a Dutch association of businesses that convenes entrepreneurs with the aim to accelerate the transition towards a sustainable economy. This […]

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Author: NewForesight at The Economist Event: Feeding the World’s Future 9 Billion
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Global efforts made towards food security and sustainable supply chains converged on the February 12 Economist Event themed “Feeding the world, Quality versus quantity: food and nutrition security for 9 billion”. Topics ranging from supply chains, nutrition and Western food waste to climate […]

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Author: Meet NewForesight Lunch Attended to Full Capacity
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On Friday, February 6, NewForesight hosted a lunch at its office in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Attended by around 45 people, the lunch was intended for people interested in new and exciting career opportunities, but also for anyone interested in what we do: ignite […]

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Author: Lucas Simons a member of the 2015 Clinton Global Initiative with SCOPEinsight
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Lucas Simons, CEO and founder of NewForesight, is as of 2015 a member of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) because of his work with our sister organization SCOPEinsight. Established in 2005 by U.S. President Bill Clinton as an initiative of the Clinton Foundation, CGI convenes global leaders to create and implement […]

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Author: First edition of Changing the Food Game by Lucas Simons sold out
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Changing the Food Game is up for its second edition. All first copies of the book by NewForesight CEO Lucas Simons have left the shelves at Greenleaf Publishing. Most copies were sold in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, but the book […]

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Author: Joost Gorter
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Over fifty industry leaders in the floriculture sector have committed to having 90% of their flowers and pot plants responsibly sourced by 2020. The Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI) announced this on its 2015 General Assembly in Germany last week. FSI brings together growers, traders and retailers to create a […]

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Author: CEO Lucas Simons travels the globe for book presentations
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Since the publication of his first book, Changing the Food Game, NewForesight CEO Lucas Simons has been travelling the globe in order to deliver presentations on the theories and the model of change that are elaborated on in the book. Before the book […]

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Author: NewForesight presents IFC coffee sector study in Vietnam
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NewForesight was recently in Vietnam to present the Sustainable Sector Transformation Model at the Vietnam Coffee Outlook and Dialogue Forum. The model is the result of the study conducted by NewForesight, Aidenvironment and IIED under the assignment of the IFC, the Ministry of Foreign […]

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