The Global Agribusiness Alliance (GAA) is an international, CEO-led, private sector platform of supply-side companies, committed to harnessing their collective strengths to tackle shared environmental, social and sustainability challenges. It is hosted by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
As the food and land-use systems transformation agenda take center stage it is critical for the agribusiness supply-side sector to scale its contribution to developing and delivering sustainable solutions. Critically, global agri-businesses individually and collectively through a platform such as GAA, must embed the pursuit of the UN Sustainable Development Goals at the heart of global production and business models.
Earth Security Group worked closely with the Global Agri-business Alliance (GAA) its corporate members and WBCSD, supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC).
It provided GAA with a series of strategic pathways to align with key food policy and sustainable land use frameworks developed by governments: The Principles for Responsible Investment in Agriculture and Food Systems, developed by the Committee on World Food Security, and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Strategic outputs included: