Agriculture / Expert Perspectives / Healthcare / Water

Fishing for Nutrition and Biodiversity

From Madagascar, Symrise sustainability manager Laurence Brian reports on a project to improve farmer livelihoods through fish diversification. The initiative — supervised by Symrise, a vanilla buyer working toward Rainforest Alliance certification in eastern Madagascar — has farmers catching 75 percent of fish for sustenance and returning 25 percent back into natural rivers to build … Continue reading

Agriculture / Biodiversity / Healthcare / Worker Rights / Worker Safety

You Say You Want an Evolution

“The perfect is the enemy of the good.” More than two centuries have passed since the French writer Voltaire first coined this phrase, but the proverb is as true today as it was then. We are proud of the accomplishments of the Rainforest Alliance CertifiedTM program, which is jointly managed by the Sustainable Agriculture Network … Continue reading