GHG, water and waste no more the main Sustainability Goals

End of August, The Economist released an article titled “New green wave”. I was always criticising the sustainability goals companies that set up GHG, water, energy consumption, SHE, etc. targets as being too much self-oriented. And I finally found an article that agrees with me in the sense that these goals are more efficiency policies […]

UEBT 6th ‘Beauty of Sourcing with Respect’ Conference – Paris April 2014

As mentioned in an earlier post, I have been travelling to Europe, including Paris where I attended the 6th ‘Beauty of Sourcing with Respect’ UEBT conference. The Union for Ethical BioTrade is a membership based non-profit association that promotes the ethical sourcing of biodiversity. UEBT Members commit to continuously improving its practices following the Ethical […]

Why BiodivSourcing?

In this part of BiodivSourcing’s website, I want to start sharing views, news and thoughts on biodiversity sourcing, related projects and other developments. I studied biology because I wanted to understand better how the living organisms live and their interactions with human beings. Plants, traditional medicine, traditional culture always have been topics that interest me. […]