Posts tagged "World Resources Institute"

Ten scaling initiatives to accelerate food waste fight: WRI

[02 September/Food Navigator] A new list of ‘scaling initiatives’ has been published by World Resources Institute in an effort to accelerate the pace and geographic spread of global actions against food waste and loss. Reducing food waste and loss plays an important role in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 and will help...

Mars aims for ‘a deforestation-free global cocoa supply chain by 2025’

[25 March/Food Navigator] Mars Wrigley Confectionary has shared detailed action plans which show how its cocoa supply chain will be deforestation free by 2025. They are joining other large confectionary companies offering similar pledges. Mars also has a strategy in place to drive towards a sustainable cocoa supply chain which is fully traceable by 2025...

Beef-eating ‘must fall drastically’ as world population grows

[5 December/The Guardian] According to a new report by the World Resources Institute (WRI), people in rich nations will have to make significant cuts to the amount of beef and lamb they eat if the world is to be able to feed 10 billion people.  According to the report, more than 50% more food will...