Current thinking from COSA on sustainability challenges and practical solutions.
Producer organizations are powerful interveners for farmers. Producer organizations that work smarter not only understand and serve their members better, they also provide the vital traceability and transparency data that today’s responsible sourcing demands. […]
With greater scrutiny on every dollar spent, governments are increasingly interested in monitoring the effectiveness and efficiency of their rural programs. The Mexican Agriculture Ministry’s (SAGARPA) recent implementation of SMART real-time monitoring is […]
What is the tinder that can spark widespread social movements that shift power from the few to the many? […]
Daniele Giovannucci, President of the Committee on Sustainability Assessment, recently sat down to discuss some of the big changes he has witnessed over the past ten years while working on the measurement of sustainability.[…]
Nearly one billion people around the world belong to cooperatives and producer organizations. Now, a quick diagnosis of their effectiveness and viability is possible with COSA’s POD: Producer Organization Diagnostic tool […]