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The severe economic impacts of the Arctic melt

The ice melt in the Arctic is opening new roads and perspectives for a handful of countries and economic actors. But a team of researchers from Cambridge and the Erasmus University of Rotterdam warn that…

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Social protection for all: a growing challenge

Guaranteeing social protection for the workers of the world is an issue that concerns everyone, from the least-developed countries to a post-industrialised world hit by the economic downturn and impacted…

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Milkuat: meeting the needs of Indonesia’s schoolchildren

The story of Milkuat in Indonesia highlights how a product must understand its consumers' needs, constraints and desires to truly be successful – and to efficiently contribute to better health for all.

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“Acteurs pour un lait durable”: co-building a sustainable supply…

Florence Chambon, Milk Director at Danone Dairy France, explains how Danone in France works on securing a milk supply chain that is beneficial in economic, environmental and quality terms, both for the…

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Jean-Michel Severino: “Corporate companies have a crucial role…

In this interview, development expert Jean-Michel Severino explains why large multinational companies have a responsibility to contribute to develop assistance, and how they must do that with their profitability…

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BOP: a business strategy

Over the past few years, Danone’s main strategic priority has been to address consumers at all levels of the pyramid, including those at the bottom. Below you will find a quick overview of this new business…

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