Forests and agriculture | Weekly podcast

How smallholder farmers can develop financial resilience and new market linkages

This week: Alison Ward, CEO of CottonConnect, on challenges for smallholder farmers emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic, and why they must develop financial and agricultural resilience, alongside continual access to new markets.

Plus: why poverty alleviation can cut deforestation; 100 economists urging an end to the carbon economy; challenges for plastic recycling from low oil prices; and, Unilever, Patagonia and Ikea voted sustainable business leaders (again), in the news digest.

Hosted by Ian Welsh

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The Future of Climate Action

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Location icon 27th - 29th September 2021

The Future of Plastics

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Location icon 11th - 13th October 2021

Sustainable Landscapes and Commodities Forum

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Location icon 30th November 2021 - 2nd December 2021

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