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It’s not enough to be above the poverty line; farmers need a living income

Leading companies are grappling with what their responsibility toward a “Living Income” for farmers they source from might mean, as extreme poverty is increasingly seen as a human rights issue.

2020-04-27T10:15:04+00:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: Insights|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Gastronomía Sostenible: Conciencia social, ambiental y económica

La gastronomía sostenible promueva el desarrollo agrícola, la seguridad alimentaria, la nutrición, la producción sostenible de alimentos y la conservación de la biodiversidad. En este artículo publicado en la revista de la IPADE, Agustin Escobar y Jessica Mullan de COSA, explican la relevancia de este nuevo concepto para las empresas de alimentos y bebidas en Mexico, simbolizando el reconocimiento a los valores tradicionales en la cultura gastronómica mexicana y las implicaciones sociales, ambientales y económicas. 150

2020-01-15T15:26:41+00:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: COSA in the News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Four ways that SMART data will make your tech solutions smarter

From blockchain to big data, there are hundreds of shiny apps and software on offer in today’s data-centric world. Every month new technology companies sprout up promising solutions for supply chain management, risk mitigation, and sustainable sourcing. How can you make the right decision? 

2019-11-06T16:26:50+00:00June 27th, 2019|Categories: Insights|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How tech is changing the game for younger and marginalized farmers

New apps are not only bringing vital information to small farmers, they are increasingly driving their participation in a rich digital eco-system. With the average farmer in the developing world surpassing 60 years of age, these impactful technologies help engage younger farmers in productive ways.

2019-06-27T14:10:41+00:00June 27th, 2019|Categories: Insights|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Impacts of Certification on Small Coffee Farmers Western Kenya, 2014-2017

The goal of this end line study was to understand the contribution that certification systems can make to poverty alleviation and pro-poor development. ISEAL Alliance engaged the Committee on Sustainability Assessment to rigorously assess the early impacts of the Fairtrade and UTZ certification processes on small coffee farmers in the Mount Elgon region of Kenya.