Food

Monthly report: July 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like World Agroforestry and Soil Association, discussing hashtags such as #covid19 , #FutureOfFood and #plastic.
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Why sustainable food systems are needed in a post-COVID world

On Jul 16, 2020
@Greenpeace shared
During #covid19, food in some countries piled up and went to waste as restaurants and bars closed. Meanwhile in developing countries, a 'hunger pandemic' may soon eclipse the coronavirus. It's time to fix our broken global food system. https://t.co/Yt3r7EqjHm #BuildBackBetter
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Food systems are essential to economic activity because they provide the energy that we need to live and work.

www.unenvironment.org
On Jul 16, 2020
@Greenpeace shared
During #covid19, food in some countries piled up and went to waste as restaurants and bars closed. Meanwhile in developing countries, a 'hunger pandemic' may soon eclipse the coronavirus. It's time to fix our broken global food system. https://t.co/Yt3r7EqjHm #BuildBackBetter
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Why sustainable food systems are needed in a post-COVID world

Why sustainable food systems are needed in a post-COVID world

Food systems are essential to economic activity because they provide the energy that we need to live and work.

IFAD, Mars and ICRAF invest in sustainable farming research and development in Indonesia and the Philippines

On Jul 17, 2020
@ICRAF shared
RT @IFADnews: We are partnering with @MarsGlobal & @ICRAF on a project to explore environmentally sustainable ways to link small-scale producers to global supply chains in some areas in Asia and the Pacific. 📰 https://t.co/ZQ4cNX2MBv https://t.co/LUlrbm81WS
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A new project will focus on two raw materials critical to the livelihoods of small-scale producers: cocoa and palm oil

www.ifad.org
On Jul 17, 2020
@ICRAF shared
RT @IFADnews: We are partnering with @MarsGlobal & @ICRAF on a project to explore environmentally sustainable ways to link small-scale producers to global supply chains in some areas in Asia and the Pacific. 📰 https://t.co/ZQ4cNX2MBv https://t.co/LUlrbm81WS
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IFAD, Mars and ICRAF invest in sustainable farming research and development in Indonesia and the Philippines

IFAD, Mars and ICRAF invest in sustainable farming research and development in Indonesia and the Philippines

A new project will focus on two raw materials critical to the livelihoods of small-scale producers: cocoa and palm oil

3 things Cuba can teach us about climate-smart agriculture

On Jul 17, 2020
@EarthShare shared
RT @GrowingReturns: Resilient farms in Cuba are producing many benefits: they feed healthy communities, conserve wildlife and help mitigate climate change. Learn more: https://t.co/aM5ASfx9sK
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There are some surprising connections between the considerably different Cuban and U.S. farming systems — especially when it comes to building climate resilience.

blogs.edf.org
On Jul 17, 2020
@EarthShare shared
RT @GrowingReturns: Resilient farms in Cuba are producing many benefits: they feed healthy communities, conserve wildlife and help mitigate climate change. Learn more: https://t.co/aM5ASfx9sK
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3 things Cuba can teach us about climate-smart agriculture

3 things Cuba can teach us about climate-smart agriculture

There are some surprising connections between the considerably different Cuban and U.S. farming systems — especially when it comes to building climate resilience.

September 9 @ 19:00

On Jul 21, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
RT @LandworkersUK: How do we build an anti-racist farming movement? How can farms build justice into their existing work? What can it look like for BBPoC to be farming on their own terms? Join our webinar with Leah Penniman from @soulfirefarm on 9th Sep to find out more: https://t.co/aOXHAlSc48 https://t.co/fYRfjfRsHz
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“Stewarding our own land, growing our own food, educating our own youth, participating in our own healthcare and justice systems; this is the source of real power and dignity.” The Landworkers’ Alliance (LWA) and Land In Our Names (LION) are excited to be hosting a webinar with Leah ...

landworkersalliance.org.uk
On Jul 21, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
RT @LandworkersUK: How do we build an anti-racist farming movement? How can farms build justice into their existing work? What can it look like for BBPoC to be farming on their own terms? Join our webinar with Leah Penniman from @soulfirefarm on 9th Sep to find out more: https://t.co/aOXHAlSc48 https://t.co/fYRfjfRsHz
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September 9 @ 19:00

September 9 @ 19:00

“Stewarding our own land, growing our own food, educating our own youth, participating in our own healthcare and justice systems; this is the source of real power and dignity.” The ...

With Ever More Unpredictable Weather, Maine Farmers Reflect on Climate Change

On Jul 22, 2020
@CivilEats shared
Whipsawing from droughts to downpours, heat waves to deep freezes, Maine's farmers are facing down an uncertain future. @LivingChangeMe spoke with several of the state's farmers about climate change. https://t.co/B1grkPM3e5
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Whipsawing from droughts to downpours, heat waves to deep freezes, the state’s farmers are facing down an uncertain future.

civileats.com
On Jul 22, 2020
@CivilEats shared
Whipsawing from droughts to downpours, heat waves to deep freezes, Maine's farmers are facing down an uncertain future. @LivingChangeMe spoke with several of the state's farmers about climate change. https://t.co/B1grkPM3e5
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With Ever More Unpredictable Weather, Maine Farmers Reflect on Climate Change

With Ever More Unpredictable Weather, Maine Farmers Reflect on Climate Change

Whipsawing from droughts to downpours, heat waves to deep freezes, the state’s farmers are facing down an uncertain future.

Scientists unveil a plan to prevent the next pandemic (and save nature at the same time)

On Jul 29, 2020
@EarthShare shared
RT @ConservationOrg: Today, while everyone is focused on the current pandemic, some scientists are looking ahead hoping to prevent the next pandemic. They're eyeing viral threats that, in 10 or 20 years or sooner, could once again bring the world to its knees. Via @grist https://t.co/DreCfpMqoV
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It would cost a fraction of the $9 trillion governments have spent on COVID-19.

grist.org
On Jul 29, 2020
@EarthShare shared
RT @ConservationOrg: Today, while everyone is focused on the current pandemic, some scientists are looking ahead hoping to prevent the next pandemic. They're eyeing viral threats that, in 10 or 20 years or sooner, could once again bring the world to its knees. Via @grist https://t.co/DreCfpMqoV
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Scientists unveil a plan to prevent the next pandemic (and save nature at the same time)

Scientists unveil a plan to prevent the next pandemic (and save nature at the same time)

It would cost a fraction of the $9 trillion governments have spent on COVID-19.

WFO announces strategic partnership with Nuffield International

On Jul 9, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
#ICYMI: Farming First supporter @worldfarmersorg has partnered with @NuffieldInt to strengthen the voice of young #farmers in the global agenda on #agriculture 🌍🌱 Discover more about the collaboration here 👇 @TheoDJager @jodieredcliffe @nuffieldaust https://t.co/mcU4ta7t39
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WFO and Nuffield International Farming Scholars join forces to strengthen the voice of young farmers in the global agenda on agriculture

www.wfo-oma.org
On Jul 9, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
#ICYMI: Farming First supporter @worldfarmersorg has partnered with @NuffieldInt to strengthen the voice of young #farmers in the global agenda on #agriculture 🌍🌱 Discover more about the collaboration here 👇 @TheoDJager @jodieredcliffe @nuffieldaust https://t.co/mcU4ta7t39
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WFO announces strategic partnership with Nuffield International

WFO announces strategic partnership with Nuffield International

WFO and Nuffield International Farming Scholars join forces to strengthen the voice of young farmers in the global agenda on agriculture

Most national dietary guidelines are not compatible with global environmental and health targets, and are in need of reform

On Jul 16, 2020
@oxfutureoffood shared
RT @oxmartinschool: Governments need to recommend stricter limits on meat and dairy intake, say researchers, with study showing most national dietary guidelines are not compatible with global environmental and health targets - new from @LEAP_Oxford in @bmj_latest today https://t.co/jS7uicTkfq https://t.co/o7tCfwHzEY
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Researchers say governments should recommend stricter limits on meat and diary products in diets, and that study showed plant-based diets are amongst the healthiest and most sustainable.

www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk
On Jul 16, 2020
@oxfutureoffood shared
RT @oxmartinschool: Governments need to recommend stricter limits on meat and dairy intake, say researchers, with study showing most national dietary guidelines are not compatible with global environmental and health targets - new from @LEAP_Oxford in @bmj_latest today https://t.co/jS7uicTkfq https://t.co/o7tCfwHzEY
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Most national dietary guidelines are not compatible with global environmental and health targets, and are in need of reform

Most national dietary guidelines are not compatible with global environmental and health targets, and are in need of reform

Researchers say governments should recommend stricter limits on meat and diary products in diets, and that study showed plant-based diets are amongst the healthiest and most sustainable.

Top Influencers

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World Agroforestry (ICRAF) is a centre of science and development excellence that harnesses the benefits of trees for people and the environment.

Follow 63.5k Followers

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The UK's leading organic food & farming charity & certification body. Good food for all is a right, not a privilege Mon-Fri 9-5 Social guide https://t.co/XkqJmdkH3O

Follow 102.1k Followers

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Together let's inspire a better food system!

Follow 211.3k Followers

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What’s your #FoodPrint? @FoodPrintOrg helps you learn how to shop, cook & eat sustainably to support a more sustainable food system. (Formerly @EatSustainable)

Follow 52.0k Followers

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Greenpeace exists because this fragile Earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action.

Follow 1.9M Followers

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Daily news about the U.S. food system. James Beard Publication of the Year. Support independent media: https://t.co/Zh4KxJePZA https://t.co/2yFNX6lv0N

Follow 107.1k Followers

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A global voice for the Sustainable Food Movement, founded by Patrick Holden. Working to accelerate the transition to more sustainable food and farming

Follow 27.3k Followers

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President, @FoodTank. Email: [email protected] Subscribe to our podcast - "Food Talk with Dani Nierenberg."

Follow 236.3k Followers

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Official account of the United Nations Environment Programme. 🌏🌍🌎 #ForNature

Follow 1.0M Followers

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Connecting the power of people, business & nonprofits for over 30 yrs to build a thriving future. Over $350M invested in environmental progress to-date!

Follow 11.8k Followers

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A nonprofit news org for people who want a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck. 🌍

Follow 232.0k Followers

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Farming First is a global coalition calling on world leaders to increase agricultural output in a sustainable and socially responsible manner.

Follow 59.8k Followers

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Driving large-scale change by investing in, connecting, & celebrating social entrepreneurs & innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems

Follow 455.7k Followers

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The Oxford Martin Programme on the Future of Food is an interdisciplinary research programme at @UniofOxford, @oxmartinschool. Director: Prof. Charles Godfray.

Follow 7.6k Followers

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Nonprofit research institute accelerating breakthroughs in cellular agriculture. We support open cultured meat research around the globe.

Follow 6.3k Followers

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Join a Revolution from the Heart of Nature.

Follow 25.5k Followers

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Official account of the United Nations. #ClimateAction #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights

Follow 12.8M Followers

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Paulette Goddard Professor of Nutrition, Food Studies, & Public Health, New York University, Emerita, and author of books about food politics.

Follow 144.4k Followers

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Director/Professor @JohnsHopkinsSPH @livablefuture #HIV/#AIDS; former GC @UNAIDS former @WFP #Nutrition; #climatechange #health #foodsystem #globalhealth

Follow 109.8k Followers

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Creating free & open access resources to end the root causes of hunger.

Follow 19.0k Followers