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CGF Environmental Sustainability Newsletter — Q4 2020 Video 14 Jan 2021 Environmental Sustainability CGF Environmental Sustainability Newsletter — Q4 2020
How Collective Action Can Drive Sustainability in the Soy Sector Blog 17 Dec 2020 Forest Positive How Collective Action Can Drive Sustainability in the Soy Sector A Roadmap to a Forest Positive Future Achieving a forest positive future: that is the goal set by the 18 member companies of The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Forest Positive Coalition as they work to transform the supply of three commodities — palm oil, soy, and paper, pulp and fibre-based packaging — driven by a […]
Collective Position Paper on EU Action to Protect and Restore the World’s Forests: Proposal for a “Smart Mix” of Measures Publication 15 Dec 2020 Forest Positive Collective Position Paper on EU Action to Protect and Restore the World’s Forests: Proposal for a “Smart Mix” of Measures
CGF Members Endorse EU Position Paper Calling for “Smart Mix” of EU Legislative Action on Imported Deforestation News Update 15 Dec 2020 Forest Positive CGF Members Endorse EU Position Paper Calling for “Smart Mix” of EU Legislative Action on Imported Deforestation CGF members, including those of the Forest Positive Coalition of Action, have joined a larger group of more than 50 organisations who have endorsed a new position paper from the Tropical Forest Alliance calling for the European Union to adopt a “smart mix” of measures to address imported deforestation.  The paper is the conclusion of […]
What We Learnt From Our Forest Footprint Pilot Exercise Blog 10 Dec 2020 Forest Positive What We Learnt From Our Forest Footprint Pilot Exercise Working towards a ‘Forest Positive’ strategy   Since Nestlé made its no-deforestation commitment in 2010, we have worked directly within our supply chains to ensure that we know where the palm oil and other raw materials we buy come from. We now go all the way back to the plantation or the smallholder, verify that […]
CGF Forest Positive Coalition Publishes Soy Commodity Roadmap News Update 30 Nov 2020 Forest Positive CGF Forest Positive Coalition Publishes Soy Commodity Roadmap The Forest Positive Coalition has published the first version of its Soy Commodity Roadmap, a foundational document for Coalition members which will guide them in their efforts to remove deforestation and conversion of natural ecosystems from soy supply chains. It is the second Commodity Roadmap from the Coalition; the first, on palm oil, was published […]
Forest Positive Coalition Soy Roadmap v1.0 Publication 30 Nov 2020 Forest Positive Forest Positive Coalition Soy Roadmap v1.0
The Sustainable Retail Summit 2020 Executive Summary Publication 26 Nov 2020 Sustainable Retail Summit The Sustainable Retail Summit 2020 Executive Summary
A Positive Journey: Collaboration and Participation in Creating Forest Positive Roadmaps Blog 26 Nov 2020 Forest Positive A Positive Journey: Collaboration and Participation in Creating Forest Positive Roadmaps The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Forest Positive Coalition brings together 18 companies, retailers and manufacturers, all committed to accelerate progress and transformation towards a forest positive future. At Proforest, we’ve been pleased to be part of this journey, supporting Coalition members in the development of the Coalition’s Commodity Roadmaps, and the strategic frameworks that outline […]
Mapping the Road to a Forest Positive Future Podcast 22 Oct 2020 Forest Positive Mapping the Road to a Forest Positive Future In this episode of the CGF Sustainability Podcast, host Madelaine VanDerHeyden catches up with the co-chairs of the Forest Positive Coalition, Christine M. McGrath and Bertrand Swiderski, a month after the launch of the Coalition at Climate Week NYC. During this time, the first draft of the Coalition’s Palm Oil Roadmap was published, an essential […]
Full Interview: CGF Talks to Kathy Abusow, President & CEO, SFI Video 20 Oct 2020 Corporate Full Interview: CGF Talks to Kathy Abusow, President & CEO, SFI
CGF Forest Positive Coalition Launches Digital Civil Society Stakeholder Engagement Platform News Update 15 Oct 2020 Forest Positive CGF Forest Positive Coalition Launches Digital Civil Society Stakeholder Engagement Platform As part of its commitment to collaboration, transparency and accountability, The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Forest Positive Coalition of Action has today launched a digital engagement platform as a tool to use in its ongoing dialogues with stakeholders from the NGO community and civil society. The platform, called Evergreen, will provide an online space for […]
Forests as a Nature-based-solution to Address Climate Change and Reduce Carbon Emissions Blog 14 Oct 2020 Sustainable Retail Summit Forests as a Nature-based-solution to Address Climate Change and Reduce Carbon Emissions The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) share a belief that third-party forest certification is a proven, readily-available, consumer-facing assurance tool that supports supply chain management, responsible sourcing, and corporate sustainability strategies, including action on climate change. SFI’s mission is to advance sustainability through forest-focused collaborations. Together […]
CGF Environmental Sustainability Newsletter – Q3 2020 Video 13 Oct 2020 Environmental Sustainability CGF Environmental Sustainability Newsletter – Q3 2020
Sustainable Retail Summit Expert Series: Kathy Abusow, Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Video 08 Oct 2020 Sustainable Retail Summit Sustainable Retail Summit Expert Series: Kathy Abusow, Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI)    Registrations for the virtual Sustainable Retail Summit are now open! Click here to visit the event website.
Introducing the CGF Forest Positive Coalition of Action at Climate Week NYC 2020 Video 28 Sep 2020 Forest Positive Introducing the CGF Forest Positive Coalition of Action at Climate Week NYC 2020