ABS updates from the 2015 UEBT Conference

Thanks to the Union for Ethical BioTrade (UEBT) expertise on Access and Benefit Sharing, we had the opportunity to receive some updates on ABS during the 7th Edition of the ‘Beauty of Sourcing with Respect’ Conference. Several countries presented their work and where they stand on the development/revision of their national regulation. I will provide […]

Business partnerships – Examples from the 2015 BSR

How to work together towards sustainability? You will find here some KEY words on how we should/could start. For sure some ideas are common sense but sometimes they are not necessarily used in business practices. Dialogue: We want to work together being competitors, client/customer, partner, consultant we need to talk together we need to listen […]

Biodiversity awareness in 2015

A month without an article!! Much too long. Let me correct this now with few insights from my trip to Paris to attend the 2015 ‘Beauty of Sourcing with respect’ Conference, starting with the Biodiversity Barometer. Since 2009, the Union for Ethical BioTrade publishes with IPSOS an international biodiversity barometer. This tool is used by […]