How a FRENZY can be our guide for positive change.

Rockström, Rosling and Godin give us good reason .... 

Thankfully, there is an abundance of optimistic examples of positive global shifts to keep us inspired to search for and take action towards a sustainable future. To enable us to see it, we need a Rosling-like reflection of big...

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What is currently influencing our thinking about green hospitality

 

Off the cuff chat about some interesting hospitality science

We are currently working on some background for a potential client in international food retail and sustainability. Here is a mini summary for you on some science which is influencing us in #greenturnaround and maybe...

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Why I sit with a detergent company to talk about garbage

Contributing to the debate and action of sustainability standards and regulations is important to me both as a board member for the German Federation of Green Economy, European Sustainable Business Federation ; as a business owner of a cacao social enterprise who sees that the decisions in...

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Dayle Grant, who embodies the transformation the speaks of.

 

She was one of my first business mentors, who over the years demonstrated with her actions what elegant sovereignty could bring to transformation and change, especially in conservative companies. Her fresh ways, combined with deep understanding of the mechanics of ‘old school’ enabled...

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Wandering, and very Found

 

What they do well is, provide access to better standards and processes for new food businesses to become profitable as well as stick to their social or environmental quality goals. And that’s why I love Wandering Cooks, in Brisbane Australia.  A few weeks ago, my brother was between...

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Where I get my info, and how I process it.

 

 Personal and direct field experience is what many of us build and manage our business on, however what takes us from opinion to influence? From activism to systems change? Informing ourselves from validated sources, building the peer-reviewed reasoning and validation for our opinion and...

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How to make transnational companies accountable?

It is our belief at ChangeMaker.land that policy makers in the European Union, and around the world, need to commit to the effective safeguarding of fundamental rights. As we focus on positive impact in business, we specifically see that they have a duty to create a binding treaty to hold...

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Transforming Our World: The European Union & the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

ChangeMakers are realistic – we have big goals, and clear paths working towards them. Where we get our ideas from, and what paths to follow – are influenced by everything, from our direct environment of family and friends, to big international commitments.

It is easy to look at a big...

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Not So Sweet Sugar

Sugar production and consumption is increasing globally, as is the awareness of excessive consumption. But most are unaware of the consequences of sugar cane production itself.

We were investigating on behalf of a client recently.

Working conditions:

  • forced labour
  • child labour
  • lack of job...
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The Chicken, without an Egg

Poultry meat consumption is growing at an exceptional rate. According to FAO, it will overtake pork meat before 2020.

Main supplier of poultry meat in the world is reported to be coming from Thailand. [i]

This was not always the case, and when we look back to tipping points in the industry,...

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