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The Food Security Standard: A tool to comply with the upcoming German supply chain act?

The Food Security Standard: A tool to comply with the upcoming German supply chain act?

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Past Events

  • 24 September 21 13:15

German Companies in Latin America – Towards Sustainable Value Chains

In numerous European countries, legislation on corporate responsibility in international value chains has been introduced in recent years. Against this backdrop, representatives from academia, business and civil society will discuss how internationally active companies can meet environmental, social and human rights standards through voluntary and binding activities, and what influence current developments have on value chains between Latin America and European countries.

  • 17 May 21 18:00

The Hunger of Smallholders

Smallholders and agricultural workers are particularly affected by hunger. At the same time, they contribute to a large part of global food security and produce export goods for the world market. The geographer Dr. Rafaël Schneider is the deputy head of the policy department at Welthungerhilfe explains how the Food Security Standard can improve the living conditions of smallholder farmers. Event in german

Haus der Bildung, Mülheimer Platz 1, 53111 Bonn
  • 25 September 20 10:00

From field to cup: Critical online dialogue on the coffee supply chain

A critical dialogue on different aspects of coffee suppy chains with Nanda Bergstein (Director Corporate Responsibility, Tchibo), Dr. Norbert Schmitz (Managing Director, 4C Services), Dr. Rafaël Schneider (Deputy Head of Policy, Coordinator FSS, Welthungerhilfe) and Dr. Jan Henke (Managing Director, GRAS System).

“A practical tool to help fulfil the human right to food.”Dr. Eva Ursula Müller, director-general for Forest, Sustainability and Renewable Resources at the German Federal Ministry for Food and Agriculture (BMEL).