The idea that resilience plays a role in mitigating the effects of disaster and climate change is becoming widespread across the development community. This paper published by the FAO looks
Success with market-based sustainability efforts depends on how you integrate them into your operations.
As more businesses and organizations adopt market-based instruments for sustainability, what do we know about making them successful? Working with hundreds of companies and organizations over the last two decades,
COSA and the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) collaborated on this publication prepared for the Living Income Community of Practice that focuses on how to calculate and interpret key indicators of the gap
This COSA - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) guidance document, prepared for the Living Income Community of Practice, covers how to conduct the measurement and calculations of total household income and
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
How Green is your Tea? - Benefits of Shared Indicators A common language of measuring tea sustainability improves our ability to understand and effect change in this sector. Building on
Intelligent rural investments or operations with sustainable practices require a good understanding of the influential factors as well as historic lessons from decades of development literature. This simple review is
COSA's Carlos de los Rios and Mica Bennett contributed to a publication in the Journal of Rural Studies that focused on sustainably improving Kenya's coffee production. Kenya's Arabica coffee is highly rated
In this third issue brief, we present insights gathered by testing COSA’s resilience measurement approach that highlights its usefulness and adaptability with varying projects with different aims and scales, from
One of the key sustainability challenges today lies in establishing precise and practical ways to measure resilience. A better understanding of resilience can help ensure a long-term sustainable development pathway.