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SRP survey results show growing interest in sustainable rice

The Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) recently conducted its 2022 Annual Rice Survey among a broad base of stakeholders in the global rice sector. The 2022 survey analysis is based on feedback from 82 respondents. The survey findings indicate a significant level of interest and support for the concept of sustainably

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SRP Around the World

From the paddy fields to your plate. Sustainably.

To celebrate SRP’s 11th anniversary, SRP together with its members and partners is launching the campaign SRP Around the World. The campaign aims to create awareness on the impacts of the rice sector on people and the planet, showcase the work SRP and its members are doing towards the transformation of the rice sector, and encourage downstream actors to purchase SRP-Verified rice.

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Investment partnerships needed for transformation of the global rice sector: New report

Sharm El Sheikh, 11 November 2022 — Targeted investment partnerships are vital to achieving sustainable and equitable rice production, concludes a new report launched today at COP27: “Scaling private sector investment in sustainable rice: Needs and opportunities.” Representing the latest research by the Sustainable Rice Landscape Initiative (SRLI), an international consortium

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Meet our member: Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation

Working alongside our members to feed the world. Sustainably. SRP, together with our members and partners, is dedicated to transforming the global rice sector throughout the entire value chain for a healthier, more inclusive and sustainable future. In this interview series we ask SRP members and partners why they joined

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Celebrating 7 Years SRP Standard for Sustainable Rice Cultivation

Bangkok, 27 October 2022 — On 27 October 2015, the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) launched the SRP Standard for Sustainable Rice Cultivation, the world’s first and only voluntary sustainability standard developed specifically for rice smallholders. Today, SRP and its members celebrate its seventh anniversary.

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2022-25 SRP Board Members Announcement

We are delighted to announce the new SRP Board, duly elected at the SRP Extraordinary General Assembly held on 22 September 2022. We welcome three new members, Anoushka Harris (ABF/Westmill), Alan Johnson (IFC) and Shahid Hussain Tarer (Galaxy Rice). Please join us in congratulating our new Board members. You can

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Webinar: SRP Theory of Change Public Consultation

Wednesday, 12 October 2022 17:00 – 18:00 ICT, GMT+7 Venue: Microsoft Teams (online)  Overview The Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) 5-Year Strategic Plan is based on a Theory of Change developed in 2017. It is critical that we periodically revisit and test the continuing relevance of our assumptions and direction in

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2022-25 SRP Board Candidates

As previously announced, SRP is holding elections for Board positions of several Board members whose 3-year terms are ending on 30 September 2022. Voting will take place via secure, online voting, managed by Mi-Voice, an independent third-party provider and will be available to all full SRP members in good standing.

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