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Lessons in sustainability from Gandhi

Akhila Vijayaraghavan, writer for Triple Pundit, highlighted the sharp parallels between Gandhian philosophies and the sustainability movement. Here are her observations:

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The call of the land in Ethiopia

The Livelihoods Fund, which was created by Danone in partnership with other companies, is supporting large scale agro-forestry projects in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Coming back from a trip in Ethiopia,…

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Can ‘Climate-Smart’ Agriculture Help Both Africa and the Planet?

One idea promoted at the Durban 2011 talks was “climate-smart agriculture,” which could make crops less vulnerable to heat and drought and turn depleted soils into carbon sinks. The World Bank and…

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Adaptation to Climate Change by Christian de Perthuis

Christian de Perthuis is professor of economics at Dauphine University in Paris, and Director of the Climate Economics Chair, a think-tank focusing on shaping economics to fight agains climate change.…

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Sustainability now a strategy, not just a report

Reblogged from Forbes.com By Scott Bolick, Vice President, Sustainability Solution Management,…

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« Living longer, but living better » says…

Michel Albrecht is General Manager for Healthy Aging partnership at Danone Nutricia France. Here is his tribune on healthy aging:

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Pascal Lamy: « Impact measurement is still an experimental…

Pascal Lamy is both World Trade Organization General Manager and Vice-Chairman of the Guidance Committee of the Danone Ecosystem Fund. Here is the edito he wrote for the Danone Ecosystem Fund latest newsletter

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Are rural Africans the beneficiaries or the forgotten victims of…

Bernard Giraud is president of the Livelihoods Venture and one of its founding fathers. Here is the Tribune here wrote for Slate Africa on the subject of African family agriculture, in the context of the…

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Leontino Balbo: “I want sustainability to be a way of life for…

The head of Native, a sustainable Brazilian sugar cane company, shares his thoughts on the challenges facing the food industry in the light of the Rio +20 Earth Summit.

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