Providing for the world's needs for food, energy, water and basic materials is the greatest challenge - and investment opportunity - of our time. Our vision is one where investors, industry and local communities have their interests aligned in healthy partnerships. If you share our vision, please let us know so we can include your stories for the benefit of all.
D. Michael Adams, Founder & Editor
Investing in Agribusiness
By Geoff Tyler & Grahame Dixie, The World Bank & AES (Agriculture & Environmental Services)
A retrospective view of a development bank's investments in agribusiness in Africa, Southeast Asia & the Pacific.
Nestle shows how to reduce land conflicts in its supply chain
14 October 2014, Geneva
By D. Michael Adams, Editor
At UNCTAD’s World Investment Forum in Geneva today, we heard from Nestle Chairman Peter Brabeck-Letmathe about the Swiss food multinational’s policies for rural development and responsible sourcing. Nestle’s Rural Development Framework (RDF) was published in December 2012 and has been rolled out in Côte d’Ivoire, China and Vietnam.
By Tompkins Conservation
See how one private investor takes good business thinking and clear vision into South American land conservation on a large scale.