Month: January 2020

Prof Doherty Attends UNCTAD Event in Geneva

23 January 2020 / IKnowFood

Professor Bob Doherty attended an UNCTAD event in Geneva, on 22 January, where he launced the WFTO report  “Creating the New Economy: Business models that put people and planet first”. Trade tensions have highlighted the importance of fair trade considerations and how the benefits of global value chains are shared. The event was titled “Value […]

New report on alternatives to profit-primacy business models

22 January 2020 / IKnowFood

Today, 22 January, the World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO) launch a major new report on mission-primacy business models, the alternative to profit-primacy models, which attempts to capture the hope and opportunity that is already emerging. Here’s a short video summarising it: The report “Creating the New Economy: Business models that put people and planet first” […]