GOAL 12 TARGETS

Rationalize inefficient fossil-fuel subsidies that encourage wasteful consumption by removing market distortions, in accordance with national circumstances, including by restructuring taxation and phasing out those harmful subsidies, where they exist, to reflect their environmental impacts, taking fully into account the specific needs and conditions of developing countries and minimizing the possible adverse impacts on their development in a manner that protects the poor and the affected communities.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

Develop and implement tools to monitor sustainable development impacts for sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

Support developing countries to strengthen their scientific and technological capacity to move towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and production.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

By 2030, ensure that people everywhere have the relevant information and awareness for sustainable development and lifestyles in harmony with nature.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

Promote public procurement practices that are sustainable, in accordance with national policies and priorities.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

Encourage companies, especially large and transnational companies, to adopt sustainable practices and to integrate sustainability information into their reporting cycle.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

By 2020, achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release to air, water and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

By 2030, halve per capita global food waste at the retail and consumer levels and reduce food losses along production and supply chains, including post-harvest losses.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

By 2030, achieve the sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources.

GOAL 12 TARGETS

Implement the 10-year framework of programmes on sustainable consumption and production, all countries taking action, with developed countries taking the lead, taking into account the development and capabilities of developing countries.

COMPANY GOAL

The Hershey Company is committed to achieve 100% Certified and Sustainable Cocoa in all their chocolate products worldwide by 2020

COMPANY GOAL

By 2025, Barry Callebaut is committed to have 100% sustainable ingredients in all of their products

COMPANY GOAL

By 2020, McDonalds is committed that all palm oil will be verified to sustainable production through a combination of certification, traceability and risk mapping.

COMPANY GOAL

By 2020, Kellogg aims to source their sugarcane from responsible and sustainable sources using Bonsucro measurement standards.

COMPANY GOAL

Nestlé’s goal is zero waste for disposal by 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

M&S aims to source 70% of their cotton from sustainable sources by 2020

COMPANY GOAL

By 2020, Dupont will invest $10 Billion in innovation solutions to reduce global food waste.

COMPANY GOAL

Unilever has committed to source 100% of their agricultural raw products sustainably by 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

Mars Inc. is committed to purchasing 100% of it’s fish and seafood from sustainable sources by the end of 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

Walmart aspires to have 100% of its fresh seafood to be third–party certified by Marine  Stewardship Council (MSC) or Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP)

COMPANY GOAL

Syngenta aims to achieve 20% improvement in the average productivity of the world’s major crops without using more land, water or inputs by 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

Walmart is committed to invest $20 Billion dollars to sourcing products and services from U.S. Women Owned Businesses through 2016.

FACTS & FIGURES

Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year gets lost or wasted.

FACTS & FIGURES

1/4 of the food currently wasted globally would be enough to feed 870 million people

FACTS & FIGURES

Up to 300 football fields of forest are cleared every hour to make room for palm plantations

FACTS & FIGURES

Did you know that 75% of the world’s food is generated from only 12 plants and 5 animal species?

FACTS & FIGURES

By 2030 the global food demand is expected to rise by 35%.

FACTS & FIGURES

Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year gets lost or wasted.

FACTS & FIGURES

One third of all food produced in the world ends up as waste.

FACTS & FIGURES

Households consume 29% of global energy and consequently contribute to 21% of resultant CO2 emissions.

FACTS & FIGURES

According to the WHO, for every $1 invested in water and sanitation, there is an economic return of between $3 and $34!

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"With the culture of waste, the human life is no longer considered the primary value to be respected and protected."

- Pope Francis -

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"Saving our planet, lifting people out of poverty, advancing economic growth...These are one and the same fight. We must connect the dots between climate change, water scarcity, energy shortages, global health, food security and women's empowerment. Solutions to one problem must be solutions for all. "

- Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations -

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"Together, we can reverse this unacceptable trend and improve lives. In industrialized regions, almost half of the total food squandered, around 300 million tonnes annually, occurs because producers, retailers and consumers discard food that is still fit for consumption."

- José Graziano da Silva, FAO Director-General -

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"Overconsumption and overpopulation underlie every environmental problem we face today."

- Jacques Yves Cousteau -

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"If conservation of natural resources goes wrong, nothing else will go right."

- M.S Swaminathan -

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"If you want grown-ups to recycle, just tell their kids the importance of cycling, and they’ll be all over it."

- Bill Nye -

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"Transparency breeds accountability and we need creative solutions to deal with family labour."

- Andrew McConville -

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"We are trashing our land to grow food that no one eats"

- Tristram Stuart -

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22-24 NOVEMBER 2016

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

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