How to build supply security and resilience with smallholder farmers
22nd – 23rd March 2016
This multi-stakeholder conference will address the major risks for smallholder farmers across agricultural sectors, and focus on how to create scalable solutions to tackle future supply chain vulnerabilities. The agenda confronts such topics as innovations in financing, developing access to market strategies, farmer aggregation, insurance innovations, engaging with landholding issues and building climate-change resilience as well as particular regional development issues.
The Food Lab’s Stephanie Daniels will lead a panel with The Body Shop, Ben & Jerry’s, Technoserve and SAB Miller, on how different companies are tackling building resilience to climate change in their smallholder supply chains.
For an overview of the conference, you can see the brochure here.
The speaking organisation confirmed to present include TFT, Sime Darby, Mondelez International, GIZ, AgDevCo, Root Capital, Technoserve, Cotton Connect, Mars Inc., IDH, Opportunity International, Barry Callebaut, Fairtrade, SAB Miller, Syngenta to name a few.
Please get in touch with Boris Petrovic if you would be interested in attending or require an invoice payment to join, contact details are shown below:
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