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Jun

2

June 2, 2015

Food Beverage And Agriculture: Empowering Women in Kenya’s Tea Sector: Adapting HERproject to the Smallholder Farm Context

Empowering Women in Kenya’s Tea Sector: Adapting HERproject to the Smallholder Farm Context

This working paper presents BSR’s proposed approach for expanding and adapting HERproject, our workplace-based women's empowerment program, to meet the unique needs of smallholder farmers.

#Food Beverage and Agriculture #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Oct

27

October 27, 2014

Working Women and Health in East Africa’s Agricultural Sector

This report outlines BSR's scoping study to evaluate the need for and relevance of workplace-based empowerment programs targeting women in the workforce in export sectors in East Africa.

#Food Beverage and Agriculture #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Jun

15

June 15, 2014

Food Beverage And Agriculture: Climate Change : Implications for Agriculture

Climate Change : Implications for Agriculture

Published jointly by BSR and the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and Judge Business School, with support from the European Climate Foundation, this summary report distills the key findings from the recently released Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report for the agriculture sector.

#Climate Change #Food Beverage and Agriculture #Grants

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Apr

8

April 8, 2013

Losses in the Field: An Opportunity Ripe for Harvesting

In this brief, we describe the importance of addressing food losses at the agricultural production and post-harvest stages of the value chain and identify a range of solutions for companies to consider.

#Food Beverage and Agriculture

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Dec

13

December 13, 2012

Household Food Waste: Opportunities for Companies to Provide Solutions

In the United States, more than 65 billion pounds of food is thrown away each year, making food waste the single largest component of municipal solid waste reaching landfills and incinerators. A large portion is from household waste—the food and drink that we buy but don't consume.

#Food Beverage and Agriculture

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Mar

14

March 14, 2011

Waste Not, Want Not: An Overview of Food Waste

#Food Beverage and Agriculture

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