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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 Food USA

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Location icon 23rd - 25th March 2021

Sustainable Apparel and Textiles Conference

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Location icon 27th - 29th April 2021

Climate Innovation Forum

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Location icon 25th - 27th May 2021

The Future of Food Europe

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