Forests, critical to the survival of every living thing on Earth, are falling at an alarming rate. The Rainforest Alliance believes in the power of market forces to conserve forests, and this International Day of Forests, invite you to learn more, through an article written by our partners at Domtar.
The newfound popularity of the Misiones province has prompted tourism entrepreneurs to increase their activity with little concern for safeguarding the natural and cultural beauties that characterize it. But Lipsia forestry company has managed to achieve the perfect synergy between its corporate responsibility and its commitment to innovation.
We would like to highlight a sample of those companies attending Expo West that have made the sustainability journey with the Rainforest Alliance, and that stand out in the crowd, by sourcing ingredients from farms and forests that follow environmentally and socially responsible practices, and invite you to visit their booths.
During the first of what the Rainforest Alliance is planning as a series of stakeholder workshops focused on pressing issues related to sustainability, representatives from companies and the United States government came together in late January to discuss labor issues in supply chains, focused on coffee and cocoa. This forum was created to provide an open, cross-sectoral space in which stakeholders could share freely and learn from each other’s experiences on visibility into labor conditions upstream in supply chains of these commodities.