The key players behind the Coalition today are:
The UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)
operates under the auspices of the UN Secretary-General. SDSN mobilises global scientific and technological expertise to promote practical solutions for sustainable development, including the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement. Learn More.
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
is an international scientific institute that conducts research into the critical issues of global environmental, economic, technological, and social change that we face in the twenty-first century. Learn More.
The Sustainable Development Solutions Network and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis convene the FABLE Consortium (Food, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Land-Use and Energy) - a self-governed network of leading knowledge institutions providing the analysis and scientific basis for a transition to sustainable land-use and food systems. Read the Concept Note here.
The EAT Foundation
works to reform the global food system and enable us to feed a growing global population with healthy food from a healthy planet. The Foundation convenes experts and decision makers from across health, science, policy and sustainability to transform the way we eat. The Foundation will support FOLU through collaboration on projects, in particular as joint partner with WBCSD in the FReSH initiative and as part of the FABLE Secretariat, and by convening key moments through the Stockholm and Asia Pacific Food Forums. Learn More.
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development
is a global, CEO-led organisation of over 200 leading businesses working together to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world. . It draws on the work done in its Food, Land and Water program which is composed of projects such as Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA), Food Reform for Sustainability and Health (FReSH) or the Global Agri-business Alliance (GAA) and others like the Forest Solutions Group (FSG) to accelerate and scale up market-based solutions simultaneously in different countries. Learn More.
The World Resources Institute (WRI)
is a global research organisation working at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. Building on the work of The New Climate Economy, WRI will house the Coalition's efforts to support countries in developing ‘political action roadmaps’ - based on long term pathways but aimed at supporting key economic decision-makers to act now. Learn More.
The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
is an African-led, farmer-centered institution working to put smallholder farmers at the center of the continent’s growing economy by transforming their farming from a solitary struggle to survive to a business that thrives. Working in collaboration with its partners, AGRA’s work primarily focuses on smallholder farmers. AGRA will support FOLU through collaboration on projects in Africa, advising on strategy and bringing expertise and connections to a wider network involved in agriculture in Africa. Learn More.
The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)
works with partners, seeking to improve nutrition outcomes by improving the consumption of nutritious and safe food for all people, especially the most vulnerable. GAIN will support FOLU through collaboration on projects and by bringing expertise on the barriers and levers to addressing malnutrition globally. Read More.
is a mission-driven organisation experienced in building and supporting cross-sector coalitions. Inspired by it's work with the Business and Sustainable Development Commission, SYSTEMIQ will develop the Coalition's overall global narrative for an economically attractive transformation of food and land use systems, including implications for finance and governance regimes. Learn More.
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